Phone Numbers Every Dog Owner Must Have
ASPCA Animal Posion Control Center: 1-888-426-4435
This service provides assistance to pet owners and veternarians on specific analysis and treatment recommendations with regard to toxic chemicals and dangerous plants, products, or substances. The phones are answered 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. There are fees involved to use this service.
Avid Microchip Registry: 1-800-336-2843
Use this number to register your pet, update your information, to report a lost or stolen pet, or to report a pet that you have found.
Emergency Disaster Hotline: 1-800-227-4645
Sponsored by the Animal Legal Defense Fundís Animal Cruelty Actionline. They can also help with landlord-tenant issues, vet problems, and neglect.
National Pet Recovery Hotline: 1-800-984-8638
This is one of your first places of help to call if your dog is lost. This 24-hour service will help you find your dog. Many lost dogs end up in a shelter. There is a fee involved with the use of this service.
Pet Loss Support Hotline: 1-888-478-7574
This hotline is sponsored by Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine. They provide emotional support for those who have lost an animal friend or are anticipating the loss of their pet. Veterinary students manage this free service. A 24-hour touch phone line where you can leave a message and someone will return your phone call. Seven days a week 6:00pm-9:00pm CST, May to August, Wednesdays and Fridays 6:00pm-9:00pm.
Spay and Neuter Helpline: 1-800-248-SPAY
SpayUSA is a nationwide referral program that ofers free or low-cost spays and neuters.
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