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Dog Fancy

Dog Fancy

Online version of the magazine includes articles on health, behavior, news, and more.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Dogs

Hinterland Who’s Who

Hinterland Who’s Who

Developed by the Canadian Wildlife Service (CWS) and the Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF), this site provides access to fact sheets on various animals native to Canada and the Northern United States, and to related environmental topics. Many of these fact sheets are accompanied by video clips.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Birds; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Mammals

Learn About Llamas

Learn About Llamas

Learn more about types of llamas, llama care and feeding, history, physical facts, and get answers to frequently asked questions at this site. Includes downloadable PDF files, information about the LAMAS lending library, event listings and contact information for additional information and services nationwide.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Mammals

Horse Previews Magazine

Horse Previews Magazine

“A monthly all breed horse publication featuring a different breed each month. Horse Previews is distributed throughout the Pacific Northwest and Canada and on the World Wide Web the first week of every month.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets

Woodland Park Zoo Animal Fact Sheets

Woodland Park Zoo Animal Fact Sheets

The Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle, WA provides fact sheets on a large number of the zoo’s animals and a few plants. Each sheet contains a range map, a picture, statistics, and descriptions. You’ll also find a bibliography on each page for further reading.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology; Math And Science–Animals

Extreme Science

Extreme Science

“Read about “the biggest, baddest and the best” in the natural world, and get introduced to the “way cool scientists” who study these extreme critters. It’s a great site for kids (both in age and at heart), who will be educated and entertained by such features as the ‘Biggest, Smallest, Fastest, Deepest: Marine Animal Records.'”
Subject: Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Geosciences (Geology & Geophysics); Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology

Birds and Mammals Observed by Lewis and Clark in North Dakota

Birds and Mammals Observed by Lewis and Clark in North Dakota

This site gives a detailed account of all of the birds and mammals that the members of the Lewis and Clark expedition observed in North Dakota. Actual expedition records were consulted in creating this website.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Birds; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–United States History By Region–West North Central States (Midwest); Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Mammals

Healthy Pets

Healthy Pets

Information about veterinary care, provided by the American Animal Hospital Association. Includes a pet care library and an animal hospital directory. Also includes an annotated bibliography of books on pet care and coping with pet loss.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets

The International Museum of the Horse

The International Museum of the Horse

“The International Museum of the Horse, is the largest and most comprehensive equestrian museum in the world. It is dedicated to telling the intriguing story of the horse and his relationship with man…” Offers “Over 1,000 pages of information, including the complete text from the Museum’s exhibits, and hundreds of photographs.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Horses

Fish & Seafood Online

Fish & Seafood Online

On this site, you will find a series of fact sheets on various species of fish and shellfish produced in Canadian waters. You can also access a directory of Canadian fish and seafood suppliers. Highlights of Canada1s seafood trade performance for 2000 are included on a statistics page, an industry overview gives you all the facts and figures, and a …
Subject: Business & Economics–Agribusiness; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Fish & Other Marine Life

San Diego Zoo – Giant Pandas

San Diego Zoo – Giant Pandas

Homepage for the Giant Panda Research Station at the San Diego Zoo. Includes facts about giant pandas and their endangered status, Panda blogs, chats, and podcasts by the facility’s researchers, and a live Panda webcam.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Mammals; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Biology–Zoology (Animal Biology)

Junglewalk.com: A site for animal lovers

Junglewalk.com: A site for animal lovers

Junglewalk.com features a collection of links to audio, photo and video clips of animals from all over the world. There are also links to pages full of information about these animals.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology; Math And Science–Animals

Petfinder

Petfinder

“Petfinder.com is an on-line, searchable database of over 60,000 animals that need homes from almost 4,000 animal shelters and adoption organizations across the USA and Canada… From the comfort of their personal computers, pet lovers can search for a pet that best matches their needs. They can then reference a shelter’s Web page and discover what …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets

Bronx Zoo

Bronx Zoo

Website for the Bronx Zoo. Contains news and information about all of the animals the zoo keeps.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology; Math And Science–Animals; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Biology–Zoology (Animal Biology)

Show Dog Magazine

Show Dog Magazine

“The First On Line Magazine Dedicated to the Sport of Purebred dogs” is a good resource for those wanting to know more about quality show dogs. Each group and breed is pictured, along with a brief explanation. Rescue and breed information are provided. National rankings are available, along with handler and breeder directories.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Dogs

bugbios: Insects on the Web

bugbios: Insects on the Web

This Website features nearly 100 macroscopic full-color photographs of insects, information aobut insects and their ecological role. educational materials, and links to other sites of interest.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Invertebrates; Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Spiders & Insects

Frogland!

Frogland!

If you like frogs, this is the site for you. There are frog facts, pictures of frogs to color, and even jokes about frogs. There are also frog news articles, frog fables, and a frog art gallery. This site even helps you figure out everything you need to know before you get a frog!
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Reptiles & Amphibians; Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Reptiles & Amphibians; Fun Stuff–Jokes & Riddles; Fun Stuff–Arts & Crafts–Coloring–Science; Math And Science–Animals–Reptiles & Amphibians; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Biology–Zoology (Animal Biology)

Crocodilians

Crocodilians

A site dedicated to crocodiles. Includes information about crocodile biology (including breeding and behavior), a species list, audio files of crocodile sounds, and bibliography of Internet resources.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Reptiles & Amphibians

Virtual Birding – Educational Materials

Virtual Birding – Educational Materials

“These educational materials are part of the Illinois Birds education kit developed by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. The full kit contains a wealth of information to help educators present Illinois-specific information to students in grades 3-6, including full-color posters, a closed-captioned videotape, an audiotape and variety of …
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Birds

PetStation

PetStation

PetStation is “an electronic forum dedicated to the proliferation of information and stimulation of enlightened discourse concerning companion animals; to increase appreciation and respect for these animals and their place in human society; and to assist in the improvement of conditions related to these pets.” There are articles and pictures about …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets

WOOF! It’s a Dog’s Life

WOOF! It’s a Dog’s Life

“For dog lovers and owners alike, there are many questions and few simple answers — how to select a dog that suits your lifestyle, how to train and feed that dog, what to do if your dog seems aggressive, shy, or anxious?” Get tips on training and caring for your dog and answers to commonly asked questions at this site.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Dogs

RodentFancy:A Site of Sixth Happiness

RodentFancy:A Site of Sixth Happiness

All you need to know about rodent care, breeding, genetics, rescue and adoption! Find articles on public-education/awareness and animal rights, and leave comments for other rodent lovers from around the world.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Mammals; Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Rodents (Mice, Hamsters, Gerbils); Entertainment & Leisure Blogs

Mass Audubon

Mass Audubon

Contains information about Massachusetts birds and conservation issues along with educational programs for children and adults.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Birds; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

BlogFish

BlogFish

Contains information that pertains to conservation, fish, and the ocean. The blog also links to many resources about these topics.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Fish & Other Marine Life; Science & Technology Blogs

The Encyclopedia of Earth

The Encyclopedia of Earth

A comprehensive, authoritative, and thorough resource all about our Earth and relationship to it. Articles written by experts and scholars
Subject: Science & Technology–Agriculture & Aquaculture; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Science & Technology–Physics; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology; Reference–Encyclopedias; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Earth Sciences; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Physics; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Biology–Zoology (Animal Biology)

Christmas Bird Count

Christmas Bird Count

Provides resources and results of the Christmas Bird count, a project where citizen scientists count birds and share the data they find. Provides information on the distribution of bird populations in the early winter.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Birds

Encyclopedia of Life

Encyclopedia of Life

An ongoing project to make “all key information about all life on Earth accessible to anyone, anywhere in the world.”
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology; Math And Science–Animals; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Biology

House Pet Magazine

House Pet Magazine

Subtitled “An On-line Magazine for the Healthy and Longevity of Our Canines”, this magazine has information largely on dogs. It gives information on dog adoption, training, and health.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Dogs

Dr. P???s Dog Training

Dr. P???s Dog Training

This virtual library provides resources pertaining to dog training and obedience. Includes subjects such as obedience, housetraining and scientific topics as well as photos and videos and opportunities to talk to other people about dog training.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Dogs

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology

This site provides a complete dictionary of invertebrate zoology in PDF form. Adobe Reader is required to download the files. You can download and search the entire dictionary or individual letters of the alphabet.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Invertebrates

AC Tropical Fish

AC Tropical Fish

A resource and meeting place for all aquarium fish owners, not just tropical fish. This site contains hundreds of articles on different fish, a photo gallery, and if you still have questions, questions can be posted in the user forum.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Fish

Wildfinder: Mapping the World’s species

Wildfinder: Mapping the World’s species

Search more than 26,000 animal species throughout the world, either by place or by species name. You can search for birds, mammals, reptiles, or amphibians.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Birds; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Mammals; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Reptiles & Amphibians; Math And Science–Animals–Mammals; Math And Science–Animals–Endangered Species; Math And Science–Animals–Birds & Bats; Math And Science–Animals–Reptiles & Amphibians

Pet Bird

Pet Bird

“‘Up At Six’ has a mission to provide its readers with the ultimate avian page on the Internet. A place where those involved in aviculture can come together to communicate and learn from one another. Whether it be the bird lover with a single companion or to the breeders and scientists who are involved in the propagation and preservation of our fea …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Birds

Parrot Parrot

Parrot Parrot

“Parrot-Parrot is a site dedicated to the smaller parrots such as lovebirds (Agapornis species) and budgies (parakeets), but it is also an excellent resource for information on ALL birds and parrots. Our pages on avian health, nutrition, toxin and dangerous toy alerts will help make you a better parrot parent. Our checklist for potential bird paren …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Birds

Bird Tips

Bird Tips

This site has a lot of quick tips about caring for your pet bird, with a focus on parrots. It includes categories such as Avian Health, Breeding and Nesting, Diet, and Managing the Molt.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Birds

Reptile Rescue: Caring for Your Reptile

Reptile Rescue: Caring for Your Reptile

Advice from a reptile enthusiast. Includes special pages on the care of reptiles such as the iguana, burmese python, boa constrictor and royal python.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Reptiles & Amphibians

Robyn’s Turtle Page

Robyn’s Turtle Page

This site has good information about keeping a turtle as a pet and great links with even more resources on turtle care.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Reptiles & Amphibians; Math And Science–Animals–Pets

The Purple Martin Conservation Association

The Purple Martin Conservation Association

This site is features information about the biology and habitat requirements of the Purple Martin. Information is accompanied by pictures and sound effects. Requires a browser plug in capable of playing .au sound files.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Birds

Mental Health Services Locator

Mental Health Services Locator

Do you feel that you could use professional help, but you don’t know where to look? You can use this resource to find Mental Health help in your area. These resources are recommended by the United States Department of Health and Human Services. Look for the ‘Mental Health Services Locator.’
Subject: Health And Sexuality–Mental Health; School And Homework Help–Disabilities

Secrets of the Stomatopod

Secrets of the Stomatopod

This site details a research expedition from UC-Berkeley which spent 10 days in an underwater habitat in order to study stomatopods, crustaceans which are related to crabs and lobsters. This site details some of their discoveries, as well as giving basic information about stomatopod evolution, behavior, and vision.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Invertebrates; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Fish & Other Marine Life; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Marine Biology

The Micropolitan Museum of Microscopic Art Forms

The Micropolitan Museum of Microscopic Art Forms

This site, from the “Institute for the Promotion of the Less Than One Millimeter,” collects beautiful images of a variety of microorganisms and insects. Includes images of bacteria, diatoms, rotifers, water fleas, blue-green algae, and more.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Invertebrates; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Microbiology

MarineBio.org

MarineBio.org

This extensive site provides detailed entries about over 200 species of marine animals, as well as information about marine plants, the deep ocean, marine conservation, ocean history, and much more. Also includes links for education and career information, aquarium sites, and online research journals.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Fish & Other Marine Life; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Marine Biology

Fish of the Great Lakes

Fish of the Great Lakes

This page, produced by the Sea Grant Institute at the University of Wisconsin, provides information about the various species of fish, both native and invasive, found in the Great Lakes. Also provides fishing tips, a guide to cooking and eating Great Lakes fish, and some general information on anatomy and identification.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Fish & Other Marine Life; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Marine Biology

Northwest Alpacas – Alpaca Library

Northwest Alpacas – Alpaca Library

Northwest Alpacas Ranch is a family-run alpaca farm in Oregon. While their website offers some commercial content and is aimed at those interested in owning and breeding alpacas, the site also includes the Alpaca Library. The library is a varied collection of information on the history, breeding, marketing, and care of alpacas.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Mammals

Equineseek : Horses and Pets

Equineseek : Horses and Pets

The EquineSeek.com Resource Directory is a listing of all things equine in the North America and worldwide. The directory features listings in thousands of categories – from attorneys and auctioneers to farms and feed suppliers to training and transportation and everything in-between.
It is mainly about horses but also have information about pets s …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Horses

Bala Shark Bay Aquarium Resource

Bala Shark Bay Aquarium Resource

Check out this site which calls itself “an online aquarium fish community” for all you need to know about working with an aquarium – fish types, healthy fish, setting up your first aquarium, breeding fish. Bala Shark Bay also offers a forum and blog to connect aquarists.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Fish; Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies

Smithsonian National Zooligical Park

Smithsonian National Zooligical Park

Offering a wide range of information about the zoo and its work including an animal index and photo gallery, animal webcams, and extensive information about their conservation and science initiatives. The website also provides classroom resources as well as information on planning a visit and upcoming activities and events.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology

The International Museum of the Horse

The International Museum of the Horse

“The International Museum of the Horse, is the largest and most comprehensive equestrian museum in the world.” Offers more than a thousand information pages and hundreds of photographs.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Horses; Science And Technology; Math And Science–Animals–Mammals

Whale-Watching-Web

Whale-Watching-Web

Wealth of information on whales and international whale watching. Site contains a dictionary and encyclopedia of whale lore, links to whale references in the arts, whale organizations and images.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Fish & Other Marine Life

SeaWorld / Busch Gardens

SeaWorld / Busch Gardens

Reference source for facts about animals, especially marine animals. For each there is information on scientific classification, eating habits, reproduction, behavior, and communication. Also has bibliographies and suggested readings.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Marine Biology; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Biology–Zoology (Animal Biology)

Animal Diversity Web

Animal Diversity Web

“The Animal Diversity Web is a collection of pictures and information about animals. Accounts of individual species include information on distributions, natural history, conservation, and economic importance, along with pictures and sounds if available. Synopses of some higher taxonomic groups are also provided. The information is arranged in a ta …
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology

Doug’s Tarantula Page

Doug’s Tarantula Page

Information and guides about tarantulas, including basic tarantula care, tarantula bite treatment, and a tarantula names cross reference.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Spiders & Insects

Entomology for Beginners

Entomology for Beginners

“Entomology is the study of insects. This page provides some basic information on insects. First a quick look at the anatomy of adult insects. Then a short story about the metamorphosis of insects.”
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Invertebrates

Sled Dogs: An Alaskan Epic

Sled Dogs: An Alaskan Epic

Read about sled dogs, including Balto, a brave husky.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Winter Sports; Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Dogs; Math And Science–Animals–Mammals; Sports & Recreation–Sledding–Dogsledding; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Biology–Zoology (Animal Biology); Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Sports–Winter Sports

Arachnology

Arachnology

Homepage for the Arachnology mailing list. Includes a wealth of information about spiders and their relatives (ticks, scorpions, etc.), including more than 1000 categorized links to arachnological information.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Invertebrates

The American Tarantula Society

The American Tarantula Society

“The Largest Arachnid Society In The World: Tarantulas, Other Spiders, Scorpions, Other Arachnid Orders, Centipedes, Millipedes, Popular Insects.” This society keeps up-to-date information on events, news, and husbandry of these arthropods .
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Spiders & Insects

Endangered Species Home Page

Endangered Species Home Page

Lists officially U.S. recognized endangered species, candidates for the list, and guidelines and qualifications for the list. There’s also a section of frequently asked questions.
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology

Interactive Frog Dissection

Interactive Frog Dissection

Dissect a frog without leaving the comfort of your own computer. Step by step instructions give you a graphic view of a frog dissection.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Reptiles & Amphibians

Winged Wisdom

Winged Wisdom

“A pet bird ezine, pet bird e-zine for exotic birds & pet parrots. Articles on the care & breeding of pet birds, pet parrots & exotic birds.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Birds

Vet On-Line (The International Journal of Veterinary Medicine)

Vet On-Line (The International Journal of Veterinary Medicine)

Vet On-Line is “the first journal of veterinary science on the internet containing articles for veterinary professionals and owners. The aim of this journal is to be a source of information and new ideas in all aspects of veterinary science. “
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets; Business & Economics–Agribusiness; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology

Vet Online

Vet Online

“Vet Online–The International Journal of Veterinary Medicine. Vet On-Line [is] the first journal of veterinary science on the internet containing articles for veterinary professionals and owners. The aim of this journal is to be a source of information and new ideas in all aspects of veterinary science. The professional section is designed primari …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology

Reptiles Magazine

Reptiles Magazine

“The information contained here is geared toward those who already have a strong interest in reptiles and amphibians, as well as those who are new to the hobby or merely have a mild interest.” Includes FAQs and “general care and information on more than 70 reptiles and amphibians”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets

The Rat and Mouse Gazette

The Rat and Mouse Gazette

This publication of the Rat and Mouse Club of America provides the full text of selected articles from the print magazine. These articles include questions & answers, medical information, product reviews, and general advice about rat and mouse care.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Rodents (Mice, Hamsters, Gerbils)

Mushing

Mushing

“Mushing is an international bimonthly magazine that provides information and entertainment year-round on the growing sports of dogsledding, skijoring, carting, dog packing and weight pulling. Inside Mushing you’ll find articles on the adventures, history, politics and appeal of dog mushing, in addition to mushing tips, informative how-to articles …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Animal Sports; Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Dogs

Horse Illustrated

Horse Illustrated

Online version of the magazine includes a Horse Finder and “a library of information about caring for your horse. Articles include health, care, behavior, training and nutrition information.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets

DVM Newsmagazine

DVM Newsmagazine

“The national monthly news magazine of veterinary medicine for veterinarians in private practice. In an easy-to-read, news-style format, DVM reports on all relevant news, trends and developments, as well as practical and authoritative medical information.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets

CT: Canine Times

CT: Canine Times

“Internet’s canine info center. Links to articles on dog problems, health, travel and more.” Archived since 1997.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Dogs

A Breed Apart

A Breed Apart

“A Breed Apart is a vehicle for articles and information related to all aspects of greyhound ownership (as related to greyhounds as dogs, as pets, as friends or as retired racers). Current owners as well as prospective adopters will find something of interest”.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets

The BARK

The BARK

“The Bark is the alternative magazine for the modern dog enthusiast . . . a literary-arts magazine for the dog-centric reader.” This is not an e-zine, but it does include a few sample articles.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Dogs

Ark Online

Ark Online

“ARK Online is an independent publication staffed by a (small) group of people who care about animals and want to use the Web to broadcast information about animal welfare to a wide array of readers. We believe in the democratic potential of the Web and so chose to be an exclusively electronic format. ” The site includes articles relating to animal …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Advocacy Groups; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

Aquarium Fish

Aquarium Fish

Online version of the magazine includes “A library of information about freshwater and marine aquariums and ponds, as well as articles on all aspects of fishkeeping. Questions and answers from previous issues of Aquarium Fish Magazine are also included.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets

Arabian Horse Interactive

Arabian Horse Interactive

“A web site that [provides] the general public with most of the information and history they needed to understand and respect the Arabian breed.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Horses

Animal Concerns Community

Animal Concerns Community

“The Animal Concerns Community is a project of the EnviroLink Network, a non-profit organization which has been providing access to thousands of online environmental and animal rights/welfare resources since 1991. This community serves as a clearinghouse for information on the Internet related to animal rights and welfare.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology

Freshwater and Marine Image Bank

Freshwater and Marine Image Bank

“An ongoing digital collection of images related to freshwater and marine topics, in all their diversity. It includes images of fish, shellfish, and marine mammals, pictures of fish hatcheries and dams and vessels, materials related to polar exploration, regional and traditional fisheries, and limnological (freshwater) subjects. Its scope is global …
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Fish & Other Marine Life; Science & Technology–Transportation–Water; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Marine Biology

AKC Breeds

AKC Breeds

A directory of breeds recognized by the American Kennel Club; provides links to information about each breed, including general appearance, size, temperament and breeder contacts.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Dogs

The Dog Infomat

The Dog Infomat

“A categorized collection of select, previewed, dog-related website links, original articles, features, photos, and news. The site also hosts a variety of subordinate sites as a courtesy to those who have requested a place for their noncommercial, dog-friendly websites.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Dogs

BlueCrab Archives

BlueCrab Archives

Information on the Blue Crab. Life cycle, vocabulary, cooking methods, industry, and crab-related bibliography.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Fish & Other Marine Life

Equine World UK

Equine World UK

“Complete Resource for UK equestrians and lovers of horses and ponies everywhere. Includes UK equestrian news, shows and events as well as general information on Equine Care, Horse Breeds, Riding Advice and more.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Animal Sports; Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Horses

Hamsterific

Hamsterific

Visit this site to find out just about anything you ever wanted to know about hamsters. Includes resources on different types of hamsters, hamster lingo, hamster care and breeding, plus a hamster-related bulletin board and links page.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Rodents (Mice, Hamsters, Gerbils)

AmphibiaWeb

AmphibiaWeb

“An information system for amphibian conservation biology.” Search the database by genus, species, family, order, or common name. Entries include photographs, conservation status, description, distribution and habitat, trends and threats, and bibliographic references.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Reptiles & Amphibians

MagPortal.com: Magazine Articles on Pets & Animals

MagPortal.com: Magazine Articles on Pets & Animals

A searchable, browsable directory of magazine articles related pets and animals that are available online. Topics covered include: Birds; Cats; Dogs; Other Animals. Updated every few days.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology

Wild Horses: An American Romance

Wild Horses: An American Romance

“‘Wild Horses – An American Romance’ takes the viewer to spectacular locations in the American West where humans and horses share a fascinating history and partnership. Through the [site] navigation…you can explore: how the prehistoric horse originated on the plains of North America, migrated to other continents and then died out here; how the re …
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Mammals

The Aviary

The Aviary

This site offers profiles of a variety of bird species, from the American Robin to the White Pelican. Photos plus information on appearance, eggs, and habitat are provided.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Birds

eNature Field Guides

eNature Field Guides

“Search the National Audubon nature guides online, find detailed species descriptions then save your own notes in the eNature Life Lists.” Includes guides for amphibians, birds, butterflies, fishes, insects, mammals, reptiles, seashells, seashore creatures, spiders, trees, and wildflowers. Use the advanced search features “to search by size, color, …
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Plant Biology (Botany); Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology

Welcome to Mote Marine Laboratory!

Welcome to Mote Marine Laboratory!

“Mote Marine Laboratory (MML) is an independent, nonprofit research organization dedicated to excellence in marine and environmental sciences.” This organization offers a host of educational programs to the public and works to educate the scientific community and the general public about marine environmental issues.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Fish & Other Marine Life; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Marine Biology

Aquatic Network

Aquatic Network

Aquatic Network calls itself the “Information Service for the Aquatic World. Subject areas covered include aquaculture, conservation, fisheries, limnology, marine science and oceanography, maritime heritage, ocean engineering, and seafood.”
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Fish & Other Marine Life; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Oceanography/Hydrology; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Marine Biology

Savage Seas

Savage Seas

This is the companion web site to the “Savage Seas” series which aired on PBS. The web site includes sections on the many topics covered in the television series. Excellent photographs and fascinating explanations highlight this well-designed site. Here is a description of the original series, of which many elements are included in the site: “In fo …
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Fish & Other Marine Life; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Oceanography/Hydrology; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Marine Biology

Placental Mammals

Placental Mammals

This site features extensive information on eutherian, or placental, mammals, a group which includes nearly 4000 species. Among these species are whales, cats, sheep, and humans. Photographs, diagrams, and other visual aids supplement scientific background on eutharia, and some relevant links are included in the text.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Mammals

Cryptozoology

Cryptozoology

“Cryptozoology is about strange, out of place, or unknown animals. In this website there are articles, photos, and other information on several cryptids.” Current entries include the New Zealand waitoreke, the giant squid, and the coelacanth.
Subject: Science & Technology–Controversial; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology

Dog Breed Info Center

Dog Breed Info Center

This site gives all kinds of helpful information on dogs as pets. It gives detailed information on most dog breeds including how to care for each breed and which breeds are most fitting to a person or family’s lifestyle.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Dogs

Birds Links to the World

Birds Links to the World

Bird Links to the World provides links to information and resources on birds that can be browsed by geographical regions or bird species. Links to some images and sounds of the bird species, as well as quizzes, newsgroups and assorted resources are also available. The site is searchable.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Birds

The Hummingbird WebSite

The Hummingbird WebSite

A great resource for information on hummingbird-related subjects, including education, conservation and ecology. This site has articles on attracting hummingbirds and hummingbird biology, photographs, and links to other hummingbird sites.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Birds

Butterflies of North America

Butterflies of North America

Descriptions and photographs of butterflies and moths to aid in identification. Has a clickable map of the United States to find butterflies by state and links to other Internet butterfly resources.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Invertebrates

The Life of Birds

The Life of Birds

“The Life of Birds” is the accompanying Web site for the PBS documentary of the same name. The site features information on bird brains, the evolution of birds, reproduction, bird songs (along with RealAudio sound clips), and other interesting facts about birds. There is also a listing of bird-related Web sites.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Birds

Beagles on the Web

Beagles on the Web

“Dedicated to the merry little hound who loves to sniff, snack, and snooze,” Beagles on the Web is well-designed and full of useful information. This site’s best feature is the section on adoption, helping connect families who want a beagle with dogs who need homes.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Dogs