Polk Veterinary Clinic

1590 E Ellendale
Dallas, OR 97338



In addition to the Pet Health Care Library, we have provided the following links to websites that provide some information on a variety of topics related to veterinary medicine and pet health care. The views expressed in these articles may not necessarily reflect the policies of Polk Veterinary Clinic.

  • Choosing a new puppy
    This is a nice starter guide of things that you should consider when you are thinking about getting a puppy. 
  • Heartworm Society
    Everything you ever wanted to know about heartworm disease can be found here!
  • Behavior problems
    We are dedicated to helping others experience the same joy we share with our own pets. Our insight into the animal’s point of view and awareness of how all our interactions affect them allows us and our pets to have fun and enjoy life together every day.  
  • National Animal Poison Control Center
    This is the website of the National Animal Poison Control Center. It includes a library, links to other sites, and phone numbers for the poison control center.
  • USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
    The USDA maintains this website with information on a variety of animal health related topics, including the latest news on such things as Mad Cow Diseases, foot and mouth disease, and many other things.
  • Rainbow Bridge 
    Anyone who has ever lost a pet should visit this wonderful site. It is a terrific tribute to our lost family members
  • West Nile Virus
    This site is maintained by the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta, and has the latest information on the spread of West Nile Virus in the US, as well as information on disease transmission, symptoms, etc.
  • Worms And Germs Blog
    This is a website with information on ZOONOTIC (diseases human's can get from animals) disease.

We also try to post current topics as able on our FACEBOOK page for Polk Veterinary Clinic.  Like us to get these updates on information and upcoming events.