Mapping: DefaultPageMap
Map Field: BottomMiddle
Ad Slot: PW1_RON_Top_Billboard
Size Mappings: top_billboard_970x250

Vaccination of Dogs - Introduction

Source: PetWave, Updated on August 30, 2016

Things to Consider

Almost all authorities believe that domestic dogs should be vaccinated against common or dangerous infectious diseases. These are called “core” vaccines. Other vaccines may be appropriate based on a particular dog’s risk of infection; these are called “non-core” vaccines. Vaccines don’t always completely protect a dog from getting sick. However, if prepared, stored and administered properly, they usually provide a great deal of protection and reduce the severity of symptoms if the dog does become infected. Veterinarians differ in their recommended vaccine protocols, depending on where they are located and the lifestyle and health of their patients. It is always best to consult with a local veterinarian to come up with the best vaccination schedule for your canine companions.

Basic Care Topics
Mapping: DefaultPageMap
Map Field: TopRight
Ad Slot: PW1_RON_Top_Right
Size Mappings: Top_Right
Mapping: DefaultPageMap
Map Field: BottomRight
Ad Slot: PW1_RON_Btm_Right
Size Mappings: Btm_Right
Mapping: DefaultPageMap
Map Field: BottomLeft
Ad Slot: PW1_RON_Btm_Left_300x250
Size Mappings:

Dog Health Center

Lead Poisoning

Dogs can be poisoned when they ingest lead – especially if they have repeated exposure to the substance. Lead is found in a number of places and in a number of different things

Learn more about: Lead Poisoning