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Injection to protect against disease, also can be used to discuss legal issues and side affects.

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Got an 11-week male lab puppy. We live in NY city apartments and I am not sure if he has received any shots. I have a few questions

My wife and I got a new male lab puppy, who is living with us in our apartment. I have a few questions, I would really appreciate if you could me out here. Issue: Not sure if the puppy has received ...
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Best dewormer for puppies [closed]

I have been given Bravecto triworm by my vet for my puppy during vaccinations. Both times that I have given it to my puppy has led to him vomiting after 3-5 hours. He is just 4 months old now. I have ...
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any links between rabbies vac and pericardial effusion

My 9 year old husky was as happy and [seemed] healthy as could be yesterday morning. She needed her rabbies vac so around 3 i went and got it done at my vet. After about 4 hours she became very ...
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What's the safest earlier age a foal can be vaccinated against tetanus and strangles?

If the foal misses out on the mother's colostrum, they may miss out on immunity from the mother. In this case the foal didn't get colostrum and her IGG tests were poor. She had two plasma infusions to ...
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How do I check if a dog is vaccinated?

I've started dog sitting, and am really enjoying it. One thing I'd like to know is the best way to check that a client's dogs are vaccinated. Can I ask for the phone number of their vet, and expect ...
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Can two unvaccinated puppies play together? [duplicate]

Can an unvacinated puppy who hasnt gone outside play with another unvaccinated puppy ? I just got a 2 month old puppy (unvaccinated) i was planning on going over to a friends house whos dog is also ...
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Protecting my kitten against rabies after fighting with feral cats

I live in Pakistan, and we own a three months old Persian breed kitten. It had aggressive interactions with other feral cats who secretly sneaked into our house. I don't think that my cat was injured ...
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How long should you wait after 3rd Parvo vaccine?

I talked to the vet while my puppy was being vaccinated for his 3rd round at 16 weeks. She told me to wait 1-2 weeks before allowing my puppy to walk around outside. Various internet searches turn up ...
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My two month old cat bit me, could I get rabies? [duplicate]

My kitten is UNVACCINATED but I live in Europe currently and where I live most rabies come from bats or dogs. I was playing around with her with my hand as a mouse and other objects. She was also ...
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Is it safe to give a rabies booster 2 weeks after inital vaccine?

I have a mixed breed dog that has not been given an annual antirabies vaccine. Suddenly at the age of 5 years, my dog killed a rat so I decided to give him an antirabies vaccine. Then my vet advised ...
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Unvaccinated puppy in used carrier

Our new puppy is 8 weeks old and has some, but not all, rounds of her vaccinations. Before she came home we bought a used plastic-based travel crate from a second-hand store. We've cleaned it out with ...
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Do pet parrots need vaccinations?

I live in South Africa where I'm not aware of the necessity or vaccines for pet parrots. Do pet parrots require vaccinations anywhere else in the world?
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Golden Retriever puppy after vaccination

My Golden Retriever breed puppy is 75 days old. Yesterday, he got his 2nd vaccination. However, after almost 36 hours, he behaves something different such as biting everything, peeing elsewhere, not ...
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Dog house training in apartment after 2nd vaccination

We just got a 15 week old welsh terrier. He just got his second round of vaccinations at 15 weeks(which seems a little late, but was out of our control). We live in a 3rd floor walkup in nyc on a ...
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Minimum age of kittens for rabies vaccination

I have a litter of Siberian kittens, and I'm thinking of taking them to a cat show in a couple months, but they'll be at the exact age when they are supposed to get vaccinated at the time. Polyvalent ...
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Keep dog isolated until fully vaccinated

We have recently acquired a Boston Terrier. It's our first dog, but we are amazed by her capacity to learn. We have been told to keep her isolated until her third shot (she is getting V8, but I'm ...
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Are blank pet passports available outside of the EU?

In Europe vaccination history and pertaining information about your pet are collected in his pet passport. Now we moved away from Europe and are about to get another pet (in addition to the ones we ...
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Regarding bitten from about a 2 month old puppy and risk of rabies

While trying to feed a stray puppy in my neighbourhood, I got a needle point pierce from his tooth on my thumb, with some blood also. Immediately I rushed to the Doctor and got myself anti-rabies ...
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What are the risks and/or benefits of receiving more frequent vaccines?

In the question Anti-rabies vaccination once in 3 years for pets in countries like India? in addition to the proper schedule in their area, the OP is concerned that their dog is getting vaccinated to ...
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Anti-rabies vaccination once in 3 years for pets in countries like India?

My pet dog, a 4-year old Golden Retriever, gets vaccinated against rabies once every year. A few months ago I found out that most of the core vaccines for dogs provide immunity for 3 years, so I ...
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Do rescue animals get vaccinated?

If you get a dog or cat from an animal shelter, will it have the necessary vaccinations taken by the shelter, or is there a chance you will have to pay for and organise these yourself? On the one ...
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What are the side effects of a rabies vaccination?

I recently had my cats updated on their rabies vaccinations, and one of them started puking in the morning afterwards. I've caught that it happens after I feed him, so it's almost as if the ...
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How is the vaccination schedule for dogs determined?

My dog's (1) vet diary shows a regular vaccination schedule for 3 things: Distemper / Hepatitis Parvo / Corona / Leptosspirosis / Parainfluenza (9 in one; injection) — Once every year. Anti-Rabies (...
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How important is it to get your dog vaccinated for heartworm in India?

Is heartworm common among dogs in India, and is it necessary to get dogs vaccinated against it?
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Rabies from a cat? Under what circumstances?

In the country where I live there has been a mild rabies outbreak, which in turn has prompted the authorities to enforce obligatory vaccination of all cats and dogs, even ones which don't go out. It's ...
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Are annual booster vaccinations necessary for dogs and cats that are no longer in contact with communicable diseases they're preventing?

I have 2 pets (a cat and a dog) that receive booster vaccines every year for communicable diseases they're no longer in contact with. They have been adopted from a shelter in non-Schengen area EU ...