Animal Lifeline of Iowa
Find a pet for life at the Animal Lifeline.
- Animal Rescue League
Find your next pet at the Animal Rescue League of Iowa
Iowa Veterinary Medical Association
- Iowa Veterinary Specialties
IVS provides emergency veterinary care and has a medical and surgical referral specialty.
For Pet Owners:
Animal Poison Control Center
Some information on poisons and your pet.
- Care Credit
Learn how Care Credit can help finance your pet’s healthcare costs.
- Pawsitive Savings
Another good source for financial planning
- City Clerk’s Office
City of Des Moines pet licensing information
(click on the 'Animal License' tab)
A pet microchip creates a forever bond between you and the pet you love. And together with the HomeAgain pet recovery system, you’ll give your pet the best chance of coming back home to you.
- Pet Finder
Petfinder is an online, searchable database of animals who need homes.
- Purina Veterinary Diets
Learn about Purina’s line of veterinary diets as well as proper nutrition for the well-being of your pet.
- Travel Requirements
This site provides information on requirements for domestic and international travel with your pet.
Veterinary Pet Insurance
- Indoor Cat Initiative
Indoor cat care tips
Information on pets and parasites
- Pet Dental Health
Pets need dental care too!
- Center for Food Security and Public Health
Fast Facts on zoonotic disease