Vaccinations for Dogs Under 1

Age Exam/Vaccinations Due Intestinal Parasite Test Due Deworming Due Bloodwork Due Spay/Neuter
6-8 weeks (puppy series #1) -Physical Wellness Exam
-DHPP vaccine
Yes Prophylactic deworming
9-11 weeks (puppy series #2) -Physical Wellness Exam
-DHPP vaccine
Yes Prophylactic deworming
12-15 weeks (puppy series #3) -Physical Wellness Exam
-Rabies 1 year vaccine
-DHPP vaccine
-Leptospirosis vaccine
-Bordetella vaccine
-Flu combo vaccine (Flu H3N2 & H3N8)
-Lyme vaccine
Yes Prophylactic deworming
16-18 weeks (puppy series #4) -Physical Wellness Exam
-DHPP vaccine
-Leptospirosis vaccine
-Flu combo vaccine (Flu H3N2 & H3N8)
-Lyme vaccine
Yes Prophylactic deworming
6 months -Physical Wellness Exam
-Bordetella vaccine

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Yes Prophylactic deworming Yes, to look for abnormalities and/or genetic problems. This helps establish a baseline for annual comparisons.
Annual bloodwork helps evaluate a pet's internal health.
Yes. When done before the first heat cycle, it greatly reduces their risk of cancer. It helps reduce the tendency to wander/fight/spread infections. It helps reduce the development of inappropriate behavior.

If your pet is 16-18 weeks or older and is receiving it’s first set of vaccines and first intestinal parasite test, then a booster set of vaccinations and second intestinal parasite test needs to be done 3 weeks later.

Heartworm prevention: Heartworms are a preventable fatal disease. Prevention should be given once a month, every month, for the pet’s entire life whether it is an indoor or outdoor pet. We carry Iverhart Max. This product prevents heartworms, controls the intestinal worm parasites, hookworms, roundworms, and whipworm infection. We also carry Proheart injection which provides your pet with 6 months of continuous heartworm prevention and control. And when Proheart injection is due we send you a reminder!

Flea Control: Simparica is given orally every month to prevent/treat fleas and ticks. No more mess of topical products! Simparica acts fast – its starts killing fleas within 3 hours, and ticks within 8 hours. It keeps going strong for 35 days without losing effectiveness at the end of the month.

Intestinal parasite testing is performed at least twice, three weeks apart, in order to detect infestation. Testing will be performed every three weeks. Intestinal parasites can create serious health problems for your pet and family members if left undetected and/or untreated.

**When having your pet spayed/neutered, the blood work will be run in the morning before surgery, prior to anesthesia.


Vaccinations for Dogs 1 to 6

Age of Pet Exam/Vaccinations Due Labwork Due Dental Evaluation
1-6 Years Wellness
Physical Exam
Core Vaccines
Bordetella
DA2PP (Distemper, Adenovirus, Parvo, Parainfluenza) *Given once every 3 years
Leptospirosis – yearly Rabies (3 year Vaccine) *Given once every 3 years Unless pet resides in a city that requires annual vaccination)
Lyme, Flu H3N8, Flu H3N2
*Intestinal Parasite Test Every 6 months
Heartworm Test Done Annually
**Annual Diagnostic Tests:
CBC and Chemistry Panel
This blood work allows us to evaluate your pet’s internal health. In one year, your pet has aged the equivalent of sevenhuman years. Early detection provides the best treatment options for recovery. One in ten outwardly healthy pets have hidden disease revealed with diagnostic testing.
Yes – Every year your pet’s oral health will be evaluated. Dental cleanings are necessary to prevent gum erosion, tooth decay, and even bone loss. The bacteria found in an unhealthy mouth have access to the pet’s bloodstream and can adversely affect vital organs like the heart and kidneys. Dental Health products recommended.

*Intestinal parasite testing is performed every 6 months in order to detect infestation. A proplylactic deworming will also be administered. Intestinal parasites can create serious health problems for your pet and family members if left undetected and/or untreated.

**Annual labwork not only gives us a chance to evaluate organ function changes, but if your pet is in need of a procedure under sedation (i.e. dental, growth removal, spay, neuter, etc.), blood work also allows us to evaluate how well your pet will be able to metabolize the anesthetic. Abnormal results may warrant delaying the procedure until your pet is deemed healthy, using different anesthetics, or supporting the pet with IV fluids.

Heartworm prevention: Heartworms are a preventable fatal disease. Prevention should be given once a month, every month, for the pet’s entire life whether it is an indoor or outdoor pet. We carry Iverhart Max. This product prevents heartworms, controls intestinal parasites such as, hookworms, roundworms, and whipworm infection. We also carry Proheart injection which provides your pet with 6 months of continuous heartworm prevention and control. And when Proheart injection is due we send you a reminder!

Flea Control: Simparica is given orally every month to prevent/treat fleas and ticks. No more mess of topical products! Simparica acts fast – its starts killing fleas within 3 hours, and ticks within 8 hours. It keeps going strong for 35 days without losing effectiveness at the end of the month.

Intestinal parasite testing is performed at least twice, three weeks apart, in order to detect infestation. Testing will be performed every three weeks. Intestinal parasites can create serious health problems for your pet and family members if left undetected and/or untreated.

**When having your pet spayed/neutered, the blood work will be run in the morning before surgery, prior to anesthesia.


Vaccinations for Dogs 6 and Over

Age of Pet Exam/Vaccinations Due Labwork Due Dental Evaluation
Over 6 Years Wellness Physical Exam Core Vaccines
Bordetella
DA2PP (Distemper, Adenovirus, Parvo, Parainfluenza) *Given once every 3 years
Leptospirosis – yearly
Rabies (3 year Vaccine) *Given once every 3 years Unless pet resides in a city that requires annual vaccination)
Lyme, Flu H3N8, Flu H3N2
*Intestinal Parasite Test Every Twice Yearly Heartworm Test Done Annually **Annual Diagnostic Tests:
CBC and Chemistry Panel
This blood work allows us to evaluate your pet’s internal health. In one year, your pet has aged the equivalent of sevenhuman years. Early detection provides the best treatment options for recovery. One in ten outwardly healthy pets have hidden disease revealed with diagnostic testing.
Yes – Every year your pet’s oral health will be evaluated. Dental cleanings are necessary to prevent gum erosion, tooth decay, and even bone loss. The bacteria found in an unhealthy mouth have access to the pet’s bloodstream and can adversely affect vital organs like the heart and kidneys. Dental Health products recommended.

*Intestinal parasite testing is performed every 6 months in order to detect infestation. A prophylactic deworm will be done.

**Annual lab work not only gives us a chance to evaluate organ function changes, but if your pet is in need of a procedure under sedation (i.e. dental, growth removal, spay, neuter, etc.), blood work also allows us to evaluate how well your pet will be able to metabolize the anesthetic. Abnormal results may warrant delaying the procedure until healthy, using different anesthetics, or supporting the pet with IV fluids.

Heartworm prevention: Heartworms are a preventable fatal disease. Prevention should be given once a month, every month, for the pet’s entire life whether it is an indoor or outdoor pet. We carry Iverhart Max. This product prevents heartworms, controls the intestinal parasites such as hookworms, roundworms and whipworms. We also carry Proheart injection which provides your pet with 6 months of continuous heartworm prevention and control. And when Proheart injection is due we send you a reminder!

Flea Control: Simparica is given orally every month to prevent/treat fleas and ticks. No more mess of topical products! Simparica acts fast – its starts killing fleas within 3 hours, and ticks within 8 hours. It keeps going strong for 35 days without losing effectiveness at the end of the month.

Intestinal parasite testing is performed at least twice, three weeks apart, in order to detect infestation. Testing will be performed every three weeks. Intestinal parasites can create serious health problems for your pet and family members if left undetected and/or untreated. **When having your pet spayed/neutered, the blood work will be run in the morning before surgery, prior to anesthesia.