Health Resources

When you have a dog or cat with special needs, the more information you can get about his condition or illness, about the products, treatments, and services available to help her live a more functional life, about the community of people who share your experience, the better your life—and your pet’s life—will be.

Here, we’ve assembled some of the best resources we could find for your use. And we’ll keep adding to them as we find more.

Read, watch, listen, and share:

Health Library
Articles, research papers, videos, case studies—useful information on a wide range of health topics relevant to pets who are geriatric, recovering from injury or surgery, or coping with chronic or debilitating illnesses or conditions.

Helpful Websites
Products, services, information, support, these specialized websites could be valuable resources for you and your pet.

Our Podcast
Special Pets, Special Needs podcasts shine the light on special needs dogs and cats. Listen in as we talk with the world’s leading veterinary researchers and animal experts about the unique medical, functional, and social issues that our pets face.

Our Videos
Learn about different medical conditions, rehab therapy, and how to properly care for special needs pets with these fascinating and informative videos.

Our Blog
Written by our staff, At Scout’s House offers our personal thoughts, musings, humor, and advice about living with—and without—special needs pets.



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this evaluation
is designed to guide you as you make your decision.