These are wonderful programs, and they’re free for the cost of the call. In addition to a sympathetic ear, these programs offer additional resources such as articles that you may find helpful.
ASPCA New York City, New York
Chicago Veterinary Medical Association: Hours of operation: 7-9 p.m. Support group first Wednesday of the month Central time, Monday through Friday
Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine: Hours of operation: 6 to 9 p.m., Eastern time, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine: Hours of operation: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Eastern time, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Summer Hours – Tuesday and Thursday, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. 517-432-2696
Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Hours of operation: Monday – Friday 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Hotline coverage dependent on volunteer availability.
Ontario Veterinary College Tuesday – Thursday 6:00 pm -9:00 pm ET
519-824-4120 extension 53694
Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine: Hours of operation: 6 to 9 p.m., Eastern Time, Monday through Friday
University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine If someone is not available, calls returned within 24 hours on weekdays. Weekend calls returned on Monday
352- 392-2235 extension 5268
Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine: Hours of operation: Tuesday and Thursday 6-9 p.m. ET