About the Usdan Institute for Animal Health Education

If you have a question about pet health, we have the answer.

The Usdan Institute for Animal Health Education at the Animal Medical Center (AMC) is the leading provider of pet health information. We aim to inform and empower pet owners and to share information with the public. With AMC’s staff of over 100 doctors and the knowledge gained from more than 100 years of experience, we are uniquely positioned to deliver the best and most up-to-date information for all your pet health needs.

What Do We Do?

  • Provide free access to Pet Health Library. All content is veterinarian-approved so you can be sure it’s trustworthy.

  • Host monthly in-person events for pet owners in the NYC area. Check our Events page to see what’s coming next.

  • Distribute useful pet health tips via email. Sign up for our email list here.

  • Share pet health information on social media, including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

  • Provide tours and host educational visits at the Animal Medical Center in NYC. Email us to get in touch.

  • Give talks to students and community groups of all ages. Email us to organize an event.

Explore the Usdan Institute

  • Pet Health Library

    Health information for your pet
    from A to Z.


  • Helpful Resources

    Printable information on popular topics.


  • Educational Events

    Check out our upcoming events and view past event recordings.


  • Resources for Families

    Resources and activities for the whole family.


  • How-To Videos

    Step-by-step videos for your pets at home.


  • Newsletters

    Take a look at our past newsletters and subscribe to our email list.


If you have any questions or are interested in partnering with the Usdan Institute, please
contact us at usdaninstitute@amcny.org.