See Fido's Health Pages

Dog Rescue Organizations
See Fido Rescue Page for a list of local organizations

Family Dog Information
Children's Introduction To Dogs
Good overview of everything you need to know about meeting and caring for dogs
submitted by the children of the Brenham Community Center, BrenhamTexas.

Dog Owner Groups

Bay Ridge

Home of the Owl's Head Dog Run

Brooklyn Heights

Friends of Hillside Dog Park
Friends of Hillside Dog Park, Inc (FHDP) is an community-based nonprofit group founded in 2001, comprised of people who use, improve, advocate for, enjoy, and love Hillside Dog Park. Brooklyn Height's largest enclosed dog run.

Park Slope

The Good Dog Foundation
Founded in Park Slope, GDF screens and trains dogs for hospital visitation - pet therapy. Over a dozen dogs are presently working in New York Methodist Hospital. GDF also serves hospitals in Manhattan and Westchester as well. For details:

To file an on-line pre screening form

FIDO In Prospect Park
Advocating and representing Off-Leash in Prospect Park since 1997

Fort Greene

Fort Greene Pups
Fort Greene Park Users and Pets Society (P.U.P.S.) is a collective group of dog owners who use Fort Greene Park on a regular basis. We are responsible dog owners who believe that in order to enjoy the park's beautiful grounds and many resources, we must clean up after our dogs, keep our dogs under control, and prevent our dogs from harming the park's landscape

Marine Park

Marine Park Dogs
 Featuring the dogs of Marine Park and the Gerritsen Creek salt marsh.

Prospect Heights

Prospect Place Dog Owners Co-Op
Based in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn, we're a group of busy professionals just trying to make our pups happy & well-adjusted. We share responsibilities like dog walking, petsitting, and get together for play groups. We're also dedicated to the continuous growth of our community: We want a safe place for our dogs to play.

NYC & Beyond ...

New York City Council of Dog Owners Groups
These are the people who spearheaded the defence of responsible off-leash throught the summer and fall lawsuit of 2006. Website unavailable but they're still around.

American Dog Trainers Network
The late Robin Kovary's awesome collection of articles and links pertaining to almost everything having to do with dogs. Some of the categories are: Resources, Tips, Books, Training, Helpline & Articles among others.

Ani-Med(TM) Pet Care Information Tips
Understand your companion animal's health and behavior.

Good resource for rescue and training articles...

Your dog bite?
Do visit the FAQ's link on our left hand menu. Not my little Poopsy? Yet in event of the unforeseen, you might very well be sued. 

Must Have Books

A Dog's Got To Do What A Dog's Got To Do
By Park Slope Author, Marilyn Singer

Dog Owner's Home Veterinary Handbook
By Delbert G. Carlson, D.V.M & James M. Griffin, M.D.
Hardcover published by Howell Book House
Lifesaving tips, as well as a comprehensive review of veterinary procedures.

How To Speak Dog
By Stanley Cornen
Hardcover published by The Free Press
Mastering the art of dog-human communication, complete with illustrations.

Social Life of Dogs
The Hidden Life of Dogs

By E.M. Thomas
Simon/ Schuster
Dogs, don't try this at home....

FIDO welcome other suggestions.....

Moving With Your Pet

Guide to Moving with Household Pets: Safely Relocating your Furry, Feathered, and Scaly Friends
Best practices for moving with pets will depend on the species. From cats to rats, dogs to frogs, here are tips for safely relocating with your animal friends in tow.