At Murphy Pet Hospital, we believe that preventive care is the cornerstone of your pet's health and well-being. Vaccinations play a crucial role in protecting your furry friend from a range of preventable diseases, ensuring a long and happy life. Our dedicated team of veterinarians is committed to providing comprehensive vaccination services tailored to the individual needs of your pet.
Importance of Pet Vaccinations
Vaccinations are essential to safeguard your pet against potentially life-threatening diseases. By stimulating the immune system to recognize and combat specific viruses or bacteria, vaccines offer effective protection and help prevent the spread of contagious diseases within the pet community.
- Distemper, Adenovirus, Parvovirus (DAP): Protects against highly contagious viral diseases affecting dogs.
- Rabies: Essential for preventing this deadly viral disease that can affect all mammals, including humans.
- Parainfluenza and Bordetella (Kennel Cough): Recommended, especially for dogs in social environments or boarding facilities.
- Feline Viral Rhinotracheitis, Calicivirus, Panleukopenia (FVRCP): Protects against common respiratory and gastrointestinal infections.
- Rabies: Vital for preventing this fatal disease in cats and preventing its transmission to humans.
Non- Core Vaccines
- Leptospirosis: Protects against bacterial infections that can affect the kidneys and liver.
- Lyme Disease: Recommended for pets in areas with a higher risk of exposure to ticks carrying the Lyme disease bacteria.
- Feline Leukemia (FeLV):Recommended for outdoor cats or those in multi-cat households.
Protecting your pet through vaccinations is a responsible and loving choice. Schedule an appointment with Murphy Pet Hospital in Sunnyvale, CA to discuss your pet's vaccination needs and develop a customized plan that ensures their ongoing health and happiness.