Like humans, pets can get hepatitis, rabies, and other viruses that are life threatening and otherwise can be prevented with vaccines. It’s important to note that even indoor pets need crucial vaccinations, and lifestyle and location affect what vaccinations your pet needs.

Take a look at essential vaccinations for your dog and cat below, and be sure to check with your vet for specific vaccinations your pet may need.

Essential Vaccinations for Your Dog:

  • Distempter
  • Rabies
  • DHPP
  • Bordetella

Essential Vaccinations for Your Cat:

  • Feline Viral Rhinotracheitis
  • Rabies
  • Panleukopenia (FVRCP)

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