Puppies and Kitten CareRecommendations:

  • Puppy Vaccinations
  1. 8 weeks
    -Distemper without Lepto- Bordetella also known as Kennel Cough
  2. 12 week- 1st Distemper with Lepto- 1st Lyme – Heartworm/Tick borne disease Test
  3. 16 weeks- 2nd Distemper with Lepto (Annual) – Rabies (Annual) -2nd Lyme (Annual)
  4. Spay or Neuter at the age of 6 months or after all adult teeth are present
  • Kitten Vaccines
  1. 8 weeks – 1st Feline Distemper
  2. 12 weeks – 2nd Feline Distemper -1st Feline Leuk        -Testing for Feline FIV/Leuk Test is done
  3. 16 weeks – 3rd Feline Distemper (Annual) – Rabies (Annual) – Feline Leuk (Annual)
  4. Spay or Neuter at the age of 6 months or after all adult teeth are present
  • Vaccine Policy
    • Vaccine Due Dates for Rabies
      • If a vaccine is not update before it’s due date that vaccine can only be honored for one year.
      • If the vaccine is update is update on or before the date it is due it can be honored for 3 years. This does not include puppies or kittens first vaccines. 
  • Diabetes
    • Diabetes is more common in older pets, but it can also occur in younger or pregnant pets. The disease is more manageable if it is detected early and managed with the help of your veterinarian. The good news is that with proper monitoring, treatment, and diet and exercise, diabetic pets can lead long and happy lives.
      • Here is a great explanation and advice for pet owners:
      • https://www.avma.org/public/PetCare/Pages/Diabetes-in-Pets.aspx