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VACCINE FOR DOGS

As a pet owner, it is your responsibility to have your puppy scheduled for vaccination. Getting a dog requires a lot of attention as well as responsibilities especially when raising them from a pup to a healthy adult dog. Dog Vaccination Madison is here to guide pet owners with what needs to be done when acquiring a new pet dog. The best time to vaccinate a dog is when it is still a puppy aged 6 to 8 weeks. However, if you adopted a dog and you are not sure whether the dog had been vaccinated or not, it is best to consult with the veterinarian first before opting for a scheduled vaccination.

For first time vaccination, it is important to get the 4 core vaccines for puppies. They are for

  1. Canine parvovirus
  2. Canine distemper
  3. Hepatitis
  4. Rabies

These 4 core vaccines are required since these four ailments are the most common illnesses found in dogs and have the chance to be highly contagious or easily transmitted and deadly, not only for dogs but for other animals as well as humans. Rabies vaccines for dogs differ in every state. Pet owners must have their dogs vaccinated for rabies periodically but the time frame for puppies and dogs are also different. For this, Dog Vaccination Madison will definitely guide you with the specific schedule to follow whether you have a puppy or dog. We assure you that these necessary steps are beneficial for your dog and will also benefit you in the long run.

WHAT TO EXPECT?

After vaccinations, there are some symptoms that you should watch out for. Although these symptoms are usual when getting vaccinated, even for humans, it is still best to watch out for it and check if the situation is aggravating.

  1. Fever
  2. Loss of appetite
  3. Facial or paw swelling
  4. Pain or swelling on the site of injection
  5. Vomiting or diarrhea

If these symptoms manifest, it is best to contact the veterinarian immediately to address these issues and to avoid untoward incidents.

There are also other vaccines you can get for your dog apart from the 4 core vaccines. These vaccines are for other possible diseases that dogs can acquire; however, these vaccines can only be administered after the veterinarian evaluates the dog’s environment, medical history, age, habits and lifestyle. Dog Vaccinations Madison encourages pet owners to make sure that their dogs have gone through medical checks before scheduling for vaccinations to avoid getting unnecessary vaccines for their pets that might cause lethal consequences to them. As responsible pet owners, it is highly recommended that the pet’s vaccine book be kept updated so veterinarians and vaccinators can give vaccines without a hassle and to keep your dog safe, healthy and properly vaccinated. This will ensure that the dog can happily live its life free of worries that it might get sick and more freedom to interact and play with other animals and even humans.

CALL US

Do your dog, and everybody else, a favor and secure a vaccination schedule with Dog Vaccinations Madison. We will be more than happy to accommodate you and your lovely dog. Let us help you live a more wonderful life with your equally wonderful dog. Call us today and know more information on vaccinations and the services we offer.