Helpful Websites and Blogs

Helpful websites and blogs to help expand your knowledge of veterinary medicine, veterinary school, and the veterinary profession.


Companion Animal Parasite Council (CAPC)

The CAPC provides recommendations for prevention and control of common parasites affecting companion animals. Their articles also include information on the life cycle of each parasite, its prevalence, and any public health considerations it may pose.


Cornell Feline Health Center

The Cornell Feline Health Center offers free articles on several feline health topics.


American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)

Learn more about the AVMA, the not-for-profit association that represents over 82,000 veterinarians working in the United States.


Animal Health SmartBrief by the AVMA

The Animal Health SmartBrief is a free subscription service that sends out a single e-mail each weekday highlighting current issues and news in the animal health community.



dvm360 provides articles and columns on every aspect of the veterinary profession.


American Pre-Veterinary Medical Association (APVMA)

The Pre-Veterinary Society at UCF is a proud member of the APVMA! Learn more about this national association of pre-veterinary students.


Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC)

The AAVMC provides a wealth of information on the veterinary school application process and how to prepare as an undergraduate student.






Vet School Stories by Megan McCarthy

Megan was the Pre-Veterinary Society’s 2014-2015 President and is now a dual MPH/DVM student at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine. Her blog gives great insight into the everyday life of a veterinary student.