Cats & Dogs


Veterinary Anatomy (College of Veterinary Medicine/University of Minessota)

#Anatomy #Embryology #Neuroanatomy #SmallAnimals #Quizzes

This website is a site whereby veterinary students get to have an interactive approach in learning veterinary anatomy. Although the site's main focus is on small animals, there is also a section for ungulates. This website also provides coursewares which can be used on smartphones and tablets - the new best friend of almost every veterinary students nowadays. The main attraction of this website would be its interactive quizzes that can test your understanding of the anatomy of animals, with real pictures of cadavers. Additional information for students in their clinical years are also available in this website, whereby neurology is more emphasised here. 



Suggestions: for learning anatomy throughout courses, Quizzes.

Real 3D Anatomy
(University of Bristol)

#Anatomy #Dog #3D #Osteology #Thorax

This website shows the grafic models of the complete dog skeleton. It is possible to rotate and see individual bones in 3D and in detail. There is also a model of the dog thorax.



Suggestions: for learning the bones in a 3D Model and understanding the dog's thorax. 

Wikivet (Global)

#Antomy #Histology #Physiology #Allspecies

This website is designed to be a diverse learning platform, conserning most aspects of veterinary medicine. The website includes detailed descriptions of anatomy and physiology of all species and highlights the main species differences. There are drag and drop quizes at the end of each topic to test your knowledge. It is designed for more preclinical students. 


Suggestions: for learning antomy and physiology.

A Case a Week

#Casestudies #Diagnostics #Treatment

This website provides a selection of 25 challenging cases and more, to brainstorm and practice diagnostic skills and treatment plans, based on clinical history, examination and general blood tests. A detailed solution is presented with each case and a comment section for viewers to post their opinion on the differential diagnosis or treatment strategy and allows a general discussion over the case. A new case is presented every week. Experienced vets often comment on the cases and their opinions are useful to the student. On the bottom right hand side are a list of links to useful specialist field websites for instance, dermatology/radiology/cardiovascular cases etc. 



Suggestions: for learning case studies and developng diagnostic and treatment skills.

Virtual Canine Anatomy

#Antomy #Dog #Thorax #Abdomen #Limbs #Head

A very useful website for anatomy of the dog of all regions of the body. It provides an interactive image and the ability to test yourself with detailed answers of the anatomical structure and it's function. It provides superficial dissection images to deeper dissection images to the skeleton. Good for preclinical and clinical year students. 



Suggestions: for learning anatomy of the dog.

Illinois Imaging Anatomy

#Anatomy #Allspecies #Thorax #Abdomen #Limbs #Dentistry #Skull #Spine

Imaging Anatomy web site is a basic atlas of normal imaging anatomy of domestic animals established in College of Veterinary Medicine of Illinois (USA). The user can play with the interactive images and understand the normal structure of the body of all domestic animals as shown at x-rays.



Suggestions: for learning anatomy throughout courses and interactive images.

Vetstream (Global)

#Cases #Exchangeplatform #Allspecies #Clinical

VetStream provides detailed and well explained clinically relevant knowledge and cases for clinical year vet students.

This website provides an easy to access information source for veterinary students and recent graduates with the animal health related industries and organisations.  

Free access to all contents for IVSA members.


Suggestions: : for supplementing clinical knowledge and information on wikivet. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!


Vetstream IVSA link undert temporary redevelopment.

Merck Manuals

#Encyclopedia #Allspecies #Medicine #Pathology

The Merck Veterinary Manual is one of the most famous veterinary encyclopedia in the world. Here the student/vet can search everything related to veterinary medicine, as for example:

1) Veterinary Encyclopedia (Medicine, Surgery, Pharmacology etc)

2) Atlas of Sympomatology (a helper to diagnose easy a disease)

3)Multimedia (Drawings, Photos, Videos, Audio, Cytology smears, Histopathology sections etc).


Suggestions: for learning in all aspects of veterinary medicine.


#Anatomy #Allspecies #Histology

A resourceful website hosting an array of anatomical and histological pictures and videos on all veterinary species of importance, including exotics. Online long revision lectures on basic anatomy is available. Sections are categorized into body system, body region and species.


Suggestions: for learning anatomy of all species.

Hill's Pet Nutrition

#Pet #Nutrition #Diet #Cases #Communication

Hills Pet presciption offer a wide range of case based nutritional lectures and information. The objectives include helping you to understand proper pet nutrition, to communicate your understanding of proper pet nutrition as a vet. Topics include: nutrition, feeding cats and dogs, marketing, pet-human bond.


Suggestions: for learning nutritional reuirements for small animals and communication to client about nutrition.

CABI VetMed Resource

#Allspecies #Books #Agriculture #Environment  #Articles  #Journals

A website for veterinary information to support practice, based on evidence and continuing education, it touches on all animals from ruminants, pigs, poultry, equine, fish & aquaculture, companion animals, exotic, zoo and wild animals, animal welfare and behavior. it also provides bookshop through which information can be obtained to discuss solutions to problems veterinary and other related areas such as agriculture and environment. It has articles covering all aspects of health and welfare of dogs, cats and other companion animals.

It requires subscription and login to access most of the information.


Suggestions: for learning about knowledge of all animals and articles on particular cases.

Vet Visuals

#Anatomy #Pathology #Histology #Cases #Disease #SmallAnimals #Medicine #Cardiology #Communication

An interactive veterinary education online resource. It goes over clinical problems and leading veterinary specialists publish articles and cases covering research, diagnoses and therapies in all fields (on the content page). Provides reviews on BSAVA manuals useful to clinical year students. It is used for the GP as an platform for interactive CPD education. It provides access to ebooks on clinical pathology/feline medicine/oncology etc. A login is required. However, you need to pay a membership of a large sum to gain access to the websites resources.

It requires subscription and login to access most of the information.


Suggestions: for learning anatomy, pathology, disease and internal medicine.

Cornell University Consultant

#Diagnosis #Treatment #Diseases

A online consultant page from Cornell University, offered to support and improve diagnostic skills. It has a search toolbar to search clinical symptoms that are assocaited with particular diseases. It gives you a description of the disease, signs and references to clinical research articles. It has literature on the classification, diagnosis, treatment, prognosis, prevention, and explanation of diseases. It describes new disorders and has content on further specialism. 


Suggestions: for gaining help and learning of diagnosis and treatment. Specific description in search tool bar is required.


#Anatomy #Dogs #Horses #Livestock

Online veterinary anatomy museum is database of various resources: anatomic pieces and microscopic views of histologic samples of the different body regions, different presentations about dissections and anatomy. The pictures are classified by body region, body system and species. Each picture is accompanied by a small description and details on the origin of the piece. A second section contains a few online lectures about the anatomy of different species (dog, horse).


Suggestions: for learning anatomy of the horse and dog. Searching historical pieces of data with useful links to other websites.

Neurological Exam
(Colorado State University)

#Neurology #Canine

A website designed to improve your ability to diagnose and be aware of the behavioural changes associated with neurological defects. There are many cases all highlighting an abundant array of neurological abnormatlities and will go through the steps of diagnosis and which clinical examination to use etc. There are mini tests at the end as well. Very good for understanding neurological clinical examinations and reflex responses. 


Suggestions: for learning and practising neurology.

Penn Computer Aided Learning

#Allspecies #Anatomy #Haematology #Specialism #Clinical

A great website that goes into easy to understand but great detail in all topics of veterinary medicine for all species! Provides online powerpoints and tutorials on preclinical and clinical knowledge, e.g. on pathobiology, surgery, cardiology and much more. 


Suggestions: for a clinical touch on all the theory you are learning and to understand clinical surgery and diagnosis. Highly recomended!


#Allspecies #Clinical #Diagnosis #Treatment

A clinical approach of how a clinician would go throught the process of diagnosis, treatment and follow up of each particular disease with pictures to aid description. Just write the disease you wish to search or clinical signs and general information of the disease will come up.  


Suggestions: very good to search for what diseases are associated with what clinical signs.

Newman Veterinary Medicine

#Small Animals #Exotics #Clinical #Pathology #Anatomy #Pharmacology

A list of common pathologies or diseases in cats, dogs, birds and exotics. It describes the disease, the anatomy affected as well as the treatment options available. 


Suggestions: very good to search for more detail on certain small animal diseases.

VetBook- University of Sydney

#Dog #Anatomy #Microbiology #Neurology #Cardiology #Ophthalmology 

#Radiology #Immunology #Genetics #Breeds #Pharmacy

This website is like the clinical version of wikivet but specialised for canine species. It provides detailed information of diseases and any specialist field that is relevant to dogs. It is great to find quick information on anything about the dog!  


Suggestions: very good to searching preclinical to clinical knowledge of the dog.

Neuroanatomy and Neurology

#Dog #Cat #Neurology #Neuroanatomy #Videos #Clinical #Disease #Treatment

Dr de Lahunta and Cornell University have organised video clips on presentations of different clinical cases of neuropathology. The anatomic diagnosis and clinical diagnosis are available on this website, the basis for the anatomic diagnosis and the discussion of the differential diagnosis are discussed.


Suggestions: good to see clinical presentations of different neurological diseases. 

Veterinary Pathology database

#Allspecies #Pathology #Quiz

This website is great to test your pathology on all species, with pictures and useful details on a particular pathological diseases. There is a search toolbar to customise the type and species specific disease, from canine to exotic marine species, with all organ systems.  


Suggestions: Take the pathology quiz!

Canine Brain MRI Atlas

#Canine #Brain #MRI #Soft-tissue

This website is good for understanding the anatomy of the brain, with MRI scans from rostral to caudal sections.   


Suggestions: Take the brain quiz!

Necropsy Show and Tell

#Canine #Pathology #Quiz #Search

This website is have a quick search of a pathological disease you need clarifying on and can provide lots of details and pictures of diseases.


Suggestions: Good for enhancing lecture notes

Veterinary Anatomy

#Small Animals #Dogs #Horses #Anatomy #Interactive

This incredibly detailed anatomy website was created by a former professor at Iowa State University. It contains all useful anatomy pictures with interactive images and quizes on dog and horse anatomy. Each module contains a series of anatomical drawings which may be used with a stylus to select and study content areas. A small quiz is included in each module.


Suggestions: A great tool to test you on your anatomy and to refresh on it in your clinical years. This is one not to miss!

Easy to use on your ipad/tablet.


#Worldwide #Courses #Equine #Dogs #Cats #Exotics 

A website designed to provide a diverse range of CPD courses on various specialist fields on all the main species. Each of the courses are hosted by many countries, particularly in europe. Course topics are very interesting and both theory and practical based. 


Suggestions: When your qualified have a look at these courses and if your interested in the topic why not sign up! Its very tempting!

Neuroanatomy of the Dog

#Dogs #Brain #MRI #Neuroanatomy #Embryology #Spine #Nervoussystem

You will find a description of the nervous system, an MRI atlas of the dog's brain, and the basic principles of MRI.

Each chapter consists of a text and a series of images that you can visualize by clicking on top. The images follow a specific order. So, by clicking on the first image, you can follow the series just by clicking on the arrow located on each side. You can change chapter by clicking on the green arrow located at the bottom.

A series of videos from dissections of the nervous system are included in most of the chapters. This is to give a better approach to some of the topics previously described. 


Suggestions: Need a refresher on canine neuroanatomy!


#Systems #Anatomy #Biochemistry #Physiology 

Armandoh delivers complex medical and biological concepts quickly and through a creative and engaging approach/method. Therefore, helping a wide community of life-long learners, from novice students to experienced professionals, to reignite their desire for science and refreshing basic concepts. 

Dr John Campbell

#Systems #Anatomy #Biochemistry #Physiology 

These videos are to help students to learn the background to all forms of health care. These videos provide a thorough but clear explanation of the workings of many body systems, with the use of real specimens.



#Systems #Anatomy #Biochemistry #Physiology 

The goal of this channel is to supply information wrapped in humor in the subject of small animal health. The videos are written, edited and narrated by a veterinarian who has at least a vague understanding of what he's talking about. The coverage of each topic is fact checked by a veterinary expert of the given field.


EDU+ Article Database
#Articles #AllSpecies #FluidTherapy #HeartDisease #Laparoscopy 

Find some useful articles on large animals, small animals, exotics, aquatics, and everything here! Compiled by your very own SCoVE team.


Suggestions: Looking for some interesting and useful articles to read? These might come in handy!


#Systems #Anatomy #3D

IVALA Learn is a website dedicated to providing 3D images of small and large animal anatomy. All images are clearly labelled and simple to wirk with. It is a great resource for all years as it focuses on the clinical relevance throughout the learning experience. There are many quizzes to test your understanding.


Suggestions: Need a refresher on your anatomy!

Textbook of Small Animal Orthopaedics

#orthopaedics #smallanimal 

This project contains the entire contents of  the "Textbook of Small Animal Orthopaedics" written by Charles D. Newton, D.V.M., M.S. and David M. Nunamaker, V.M.D.  The textbook was published by J.B. Lippincott Company in 1985.


Suggestions: Need some help on orthopaedics?

Maddie's Fund Education

#shelter #smallanimal 

Maddie's Fund Education is a program of Maddie's Fund, the nation's leading funder of shelter medicine education. Maddie's Fund's Youtube channel hosts various educational videos for those who are interested in understanding this new field of medicine with the veterinary world!.


Suggestions: Videos about shelter medicine education?

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