Help for People and Pets

HAVA does not necessarily endorse any Web site or service included on this page.  We offer the links and phone numbers for your exploration.

General Health Information

Please keep in mind that none of the following sites are intended as substitutes for good veterinary care.  If your pet has a known or suspected health problem, see your veterinarian.

American Veterinary Medical Association
Basic information on common problems and on caring for a new puppy or kitten

VetInfo - Veterinary Information Service
Definitions and descriptions of many common and uncommon animal medical conditions

WebMD - Healthy Pets
Veterinary Care and information from WebMD


Emergency Care

Animal poison hotline: 1-888-232-8870
This is a fee-based service that has saved many animals' lives

Emergency vet care in the Twin Harbors region:

Vetters Animal Hospital, 2420 Ocean Ave., Raymond: (360) 942-3440

Willapa Veterinary Service, 230 Ocean Ave., Raymond: (360) 942-2321

Willapa Veterinary Service, 2012 State Rt. 105, Grayland: (360) 267-4444

Country Pet Vet
, 300 Parpala Rd., Naselle: (360) 484-7228


Adoption and Rescue

South Pacific County Humane Society, 330 Second St NE, Long Beach: (360) 642-1180

Feline Friends Cat, Shelton
: (360) 866-0599

Info Dog
- Dog rescue organizations, listed by breed


Your Pet's Behavior

Alpha Boot Camp (aka "Who's in Charge Here?") - How to take charge when your dog has decided he's the boss.

ASPCA's virtual pet behavorist site
- Step by Step Advice for Dog, Cat, and even Horse behavior issues.

Dr. P's Dog Training
- This site offers hellp on everything from seperation anxiety and submisssive urination to working with your deaf or blind dog.

Pet Behavior Problems
 - Fee-based consultations on pet behavior and on choosing the right pet for your personality and lifesytle.

Train the Cat Article - Consider training before declawing your cat - by Gina Lewis DVM - Vetters Animal Hospital


Injured Wild Animals

Wildlife Rehab Center of the North Coast, Astoria: (503) 338-0331


Animal Abuse

Contact your local law enforcement agency


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