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Canine Vaccines

Canine Vaccination Schedule Рvaccinations should be given every 3-4 weeks starting at 6 weeks of age and ending at 16 weeks of age. Please note that your pet is not fully immunized until they have had all of the following vaccines and boosters.

6 Weeks
physical exam
fecal and deworming
vaccinations

9 Weeks
physical exam
fecal exam and deworming
distemper vaccination booster

12 Weeks
physical exam
distemper vaccination booster
bordetella vaccination
heartworm prevention-this should be given for the rest of your pets life, we strongly recommend giving it year-round

16 Weeks
physical exam
distemper vaccination booster
bordetella vaccination booster

6 Months
physical exam
rabies vaccination
spay or neuter (if you do not plan on breeding your animal)

After the initial series of vaccinations, Distemper and Bordetella will be giving on a yearly basis along with a complete physical exam. The initial Rabies vaccination is good for 1 year; all other Rabies boosters will be good for 3 years. A heartworm test will be performed every other year for all pets on heartworm prevention. The initial heartworm test will be performed at 7-18 months of age.

The Distemper vaccination is a combo shot including Hepatitis, Parainfluenza, Parvo virus, Corona virus, Adeno virus, and Lepto. A Bordetella vaccination should be given if you plan on boarding your dog or if he/she will be groomed on a regular basis.