Resources for Pet Owners

American College of Veterinary Ophthalmology (ACVO)
This site includes many resources for pet owners, including a “Find a veterinary ophthalmologist” tool.

BlindTails:  Inspiring Stories from Our Animal Friends
This site is developed and maintained by veterinary ophthalmologists, including Brady Beale, VMD, DACVO.

Living with a Disabled Cat
This unique site addressed the needs of disabled felines and provides information on ways to improve the quality of life for blind cats.  There is also information on moving with a blind cat.

Rolling Dog Farm and Blind Horses
A special place where disabled animals enjoy life.

Books and DVDs

These can be found on

New Skills for Blind Dogs.  A companion DVD to the book Living with Blind Dogs.  Includes training theory, directional cues, managing steps and stairs, etc.  (Length: 48 minutes)

Chulita the Blind Cat by Constance Jackson-Pitts.  A story about a blind cat learning to compensate for her handicap and the amazing things she can do.  Written for 9-12 year olds, but a captivating and heart-warming story for all.