American Academy of Veterinary Nutrition 


Animal Nutrition Resources

Resources for Veterinarians, Students and Pet Owners

These web pages are intended to provide for information to veterinarians, students and owners. They were selected based upon the credibility and source identification of the information. The AAVN is not responsible for errors or omissions in any of these sites, and their views do not necessarily reflect the views of the American Academy of Veterinary Nutrition or its members.

Small Animal Nutrition Services

Nutrient Requirement of Dogs

Poison Control Center

Reading Pet Food Labels

Angell Animal Medical Center  
Phone Consultations (617) 522-7282 

Custom Pet Diets and Nutrition Counseling
Nutritional consultations for veterinarians, pet owners and clients.
Phone: 865-577-0233 or 865-235-4356
Fax:       865-577-8892

Pet Diet Evaluation

Michigan State University   Nutrition Support Service:

Univ. of Missouri, College of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital                                                                                                                                             Nutrition Consultation -- 

Ohio State University          
Phone Consultations (614) 292-1221 or 292-3551

Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine http:/ 
Nutritional consultations for veterinarians:
Ph. (508) 839-5395 x 84696
VetFax: (800) 829-5690                   

University of California, Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine                                
Phone Consultations (530) 752-1393 (pet owners and clients)
Phone Consultations (530) 752-1387 (veterinarians)

University of Tennessee
Phone Consultations (865) 974-8387 

VA-MD Regional College of Veterinary Medicine

Phone:(540) 231-4621                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Fax:(540) 231- 1676                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             E-mail:

Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists, Houston, Texas

Dr. Catherine Lenox, DVM, Dipl. ACVN

Client appointments available by referral and consultations available for veterinarians.

Phone: 713-693-1144; E-mail:



Large Animal Nutrition Services

VA-MD Regional College of Veterinary Medicine (see above)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              E-mail:

Cook College Equine Research Center

Kentucky Equine Research

Ohio State Horse Nutrition

Kansas State Swine Nutrition

Cornell Animal Science Dept

Penn State Dairy Nutrition

Nutritional AssaysAmino acids --

 Biotin assay -- Woodson-Tenent: 901-272-7511 or                MidWest Labs:  402-334-7770

Other Links 
American Society of Parasitologists: