Assistance Dog Organizations

Emergency Links

Mission Animal & Bird Hospital will now offer fully staffed emergency services and critical care support, after hours, during the week, as well as on weekends and holidays!  We provide support for you and your pet 24-hours a day, seven days a week.

Animal Poison Control – this is the national pet poison control center (thru the ASPCA)

What is a pet emergency? – this web site helps answer the question

Disaster Preparedness

Assistance Dog Organizations

Canine Companions for Independence – CCI is a non-profit organization that enhances the lives of people with disabilities by providing highly trained assistance dogs and ongoing support to ensure quality partnerships. Their Southwest Regional Headquarters is located here in Oceanside.  Dr. Cartin has proudly served on the board of directors since 1994.

Guide Dogs for the Blind