What kind of shots do dogs need?

Answer A preventative health program begins when your puppy first visits the veterinarian, with inoculations that help keep your pet free of disease. The kind of shots your dog needs depends on the age an... Read More »

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How to Administer Shots to Dogs?

If you own a dog, you will need to ensure that he receives the necessary vaccinations at regular intervals to keep your pet healthy. Your veterinarian can provide this service for you or you can sa... Read More »

How often should dogs get rabies shots?

Diseases like rabies, though they're viral and not airborne, can be dramatic and fatal to dogs. A series of rabies shots works to prevent this disease. The series starts when a puppy gets his first... Read More »

Do Dogs Have Allergic Reactions to Shots?

Immunizations, also called vaccinations or shots, against diseases such as rabies, distemper and Lyme stimulate the immune system so your dog won't contract those diseases. Dogs can have allergic r... Read More »

Reactions to Lyme Disease Shots in Dogs?

Dogs receive Lyme disease shots (vaccines) to prevent against contracting the disease when bitten by an infected tick. It's possible for the vaccine, like other common vaccines, to generate reactio... Read More »