Our Pet Care Partners
Caring for all of your pet's needs takes more than we could ever provide alone. Here are some local organizations and businesses that we recommend to our patients and their families.
Pet Health and Lifestyle Information
We know a well-informed owner coupled with an expert veterinary care team is key to maintaining the happiness and
health of your pet. That’s why we partnered with Vetstreet.com to bring you additional pet health and lifestyle
information you can’t find on our website. Vetstreet.com contains a wealth of pet information written by leading
veterinarians, journalists, and animal health care experts. Whether you are wondering about why your dog puts his
head out of the window while driving, seeking a workout plan for you and your dog, or trying to figure out how to get
your cat to take her medicine, VCA and Vetstreet.com are here to help.
Fairfax County Animal ShelterLocal Shelter Pet Adoptions
Washington Humane SocietyAs the only open-access shelter in the Nation’s Capital, the Washington Humane Society provides comfort and care to nearly 30,000 animals each year through its broad range of programs and services.
Animal Welfare League of AlexandriaSince 1946, the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria has made a commitment that if an animal is in need, they will provide the care that every animal so richly deserves. the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria places about 1,300 animals each year.
Friends of Homeless Animals
ZoZo's Paw is an effort aimed at raising awareness and support for rescue organizations that focus on saving dogs from high-kill shelters.
ZoZo's Paw currently offers Collar Blossoms, fun and colorful accessories that attach to a dog's current collar without having to remove or permanently modify the collar. They are lightweight and comfortable for the dog, and utilize a unique attachment design to provide a secure and safe placement on the collar or harness. Each Collar Blossom is handmade and assembled from scratch. Most importantly, a portion of every purchase is donated to rescue organizations that focus on saving dogs from high-kill shelters.
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Dr. David E. Jackson Memorial Veterinary Scholarship Fund
We are proud to announce that a Veterinary Scholarship Fund has been established in memory of our beloved Dr. Jackson. Recognizing the continuing need for scholarships to support veterinary students at the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, this fund was created by family, friends and co-workers of "Doc" as a way to honor him as a husband, father, friend, veterinarian and colleague.
To donate, click on Virginia Tech’s secure website: https://webapps.es.vt.edu/givingto/academic/gift
Using the drop down menu for area, select “College of Veterinary Medicine”, then click “yes” that it is a memorial gift, then select “in memory of”, and fill in “Dr. David Jackson”. Then in the “Comment” section write in the Fund account number #876087.
Matter of TrustHair for Oil programs-Helps clean up oil spills
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A Dog's World Dog TrainingPositive reinforcement dog training and owner of The Amazing Leroy!
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Pet Loss Resources
Losing a pet can be devastating, but you are not alone in your grief. The following online communities and resources can help you begin recovering from your loss.