Last updated 12/09/2006
- Pet Diabetes:
Dedicated to helping people help pets - to better the lives
of sick, injured and abused companion animals, by insuring
that no animal has to be euthanized simply because their caretaker
is financially challenged.
and Binky's Page: Latest version of the FDMB FAQ, Diet
Includes the famous Janet & Binky's Food Charts!
- Feline Outreach:
A non-profit organization founded by Lynette & Meow Meow, long-time FDMB members. Please see their site and consider donating to this worthy organization.
Diabetic Cat owner directory, a FDMB backup forum.
- Sweet Talk:
Register as an ezboard user and you'll have access to this great message board and get lots of feline diabetes information.
Feline Health Center: Signs and symptoms of feline
insulin: Information and sources. Updates appreciated!
Home of the Muffin email list and web site dedicated to the
support of individuals with diabetic pets and to the advancement
of education, prevention, and treatment of diabetes in animals.
Comprehensive Educational Information, Internet Resources,
Personal Experiences, and Support for Owners of Diabetic Pets.
- Queenie's Page: Information for both cat and dog
diabetics, diabetic pets for adoption, chatroom.
- Health & Veterinary:
a cat owner's compendium of current knowlege of feline nutrition.
- American Association of Feline Practitioners:
find a knowledgable vet in your area
USA listing service: Another vet referral service.
Information for Cat Owners: Comprehensive veterinary medical
CPR Instructions A pamphlet designed to provide quick
access to CPR information. Keep it handy, just in case. My
vet suggests that for cats use the same technique as for a
human baby: do compressions with two fingers rather than your
whole hand. Cats are delicate! And remember the ABCs of resuscitation,
especially airway. If you think your cat is hypoglycemic and
needs concentrated sugar, rub it on the gums, don't put it
down the throat because you can obstruct the airway.
A good explanation of radioiodine therapy for the treatment of feline hyperthyroidism
AltVetMed Home Page: natural remedies for pets, including
Holistic Pet Care: Another viewpoint.
"pet care that blends the worlds of nature and science"
Veterinarian Acupuncture Society: Promoting other health
options, listing service
- The Veterinary
Ophthalmology Information Center: Cataracts, glaucoma,
retinal diseases, and other concerns of the cat with diabetes.
- The Cat
Fanciers web pages: Lots of great links & info
Feline Foundation: A subsidiary of the CFA, funds research
in feline diabetes.
Morris Animal Foundation: Funding humane health studies
of companion animals and disseminating information about these
studies. Consider becoming a member as a memorial to your
- Hocks.Com Pharmacy A favorite of many pet owners, Hocks.Com Pharmacy sells diabetic supplies at wholesale prices. By clicking through the FD.com link, a portion of your sales is donated to FelineDiabetes.com and it won't cost you an extra cent!
- General (Human) Diabetes:
- Insulin & Glucose testing information:
- Pet Sitters
- Pet Sitter Information : Links to web sites for pet sitters and also downloadable information sheets to leave with your pet sitter.
- Pet Loss:
- The Pets Grief
Support Page : Extremely moving. Get ready to cry. You will
find the Rainbow Bridge poem and a memorial page here.
Do I Know When It Is Time ? The American Veterinary Medical
Association tries to help you make this heart-breaking decision.
- Cat Heaven by Cynthia Rylant. A "children's"
book for everyone. A warning: Some reviewers
at amazon.com thought the book depressing when read during their
active grieving stage.
- Pet Memorials
- Pet Urns for cremains may be found on E-bay, at Custom Pet Urns and many other places.
- Glass pendants containing a sample of cremains are available at Memory Pendants .
- Blown glass memorials incorporating some cremains are featured at Memory Glass .
- You can have cremains made into a gemstone as seen at LifeGem .
- Put your cat's photo on a memorial Rainbow Bridge tee-shirt
- Unique memorials handcrafted by a caring artist at Memorialized Pets .
- Stained glass pet cremation urns and memorials at Rays of Joy.