pet depends on your protection in many ways. The common things they
need are shelter, food, water, exercise and love. However, diseases
spread by other animals are an ever-present threat to the health of
in a high-risk area for diseases spread by other animals such as
ticks and mosquitoes. Benjamin Franklin was right in saying “An
ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure!” Vaccines are an
important protection for your dog.
DHLPP: This vaccine is for canine distemper,
parvovirus, hepatitis and leptospirosis. These diseases are
typically spread by dogs, foxes, coyotes, raccoons and rodents.
Rabies: This viral disease is fatal for dogs
and cats. Rabies is almost always transmitted via the bite of a
rabid animal (often a skunk, raccoon, fox or bat).
Bordetella: This vaccine is for an upper
respiratory infection that is highly contagious between dogs.
are important for both
inside and outside cats.
FVRCP: This vaccine protects against
rhinotracheitis, calicivirus, chlamydia and panleukopenia which are
transmitted by saliva, mucus and other secretions of acutely ill
Feline Leukemia: The feline leukemia virus
can infect cats by saliva or nasal discharge, biting, or sharing
food and water dishes.
Rabies: Rabies is mainly transmitted through
the bite wounds of infected mammals and is highly contagious.