East Lincoln Animal Hospital

7555 Highway 73 East
Denver, NC 28037

(704)827-5300

eastlincolnanimal.com

Puppy Vaccination Schedule

6-9 weeks          Physical examination
                            DA2PP #1
                            Fecal and deworming
                            Start Heartworm prevention/flea/tick control


10-13 weeks       Physical examination
                            DA2PP #2
                            Leptospirosis #1
                            Rabies 1 year
                            Fecal and deworming
                            Continue heartworm prevention/flea/tick control

      
14-17 weeks        Physical examination
                            DA2PP #3
                            Leptospirosis #2
                            Bordatella intranasal and Influenza vaccine if needed (requires a booster)
                            Fecal and deworming
                            Continue heartworm prevention/flea/tick control

16-20 weeks       Those puppies that started their vaccination series at 6-8 weeks and should
                        have the last vaccine between 16 and 20 weeks of age ; therefore requiring
                        a DA2PP #4.

                        

DA2PP = Distemper, Hepatitis, Parainfluenza, Parvovirus vaccine.
See bottom of page for links to information on specific diseases.


Dog Vaccination Schedule

1 year             Physical examination
                        DA2PP vaccination
                        Rabies vaccination (good for 3 years)
                        Bordatella and Influenza if needed
                        Leptospirosis vaccination
                        Fecal test
                        Heartworm test/wellness profile
                        Flea/Tick Prevention
                        Heartworm prevention

2-8 years         Physical examination yearly
                        DA2PP vaccination every 1 to 3 years (depending on exposure)
                        Rabies vaccination every 3 years (if on schedule)
                              Leptospirosis vaccine
                        Bordatella and Influenza if needed
                        Fecal test
                        Heartworm test/wellness profile
                        Flea/Tick Prevention
                        Heartworm prevention

8 + years         As above. Consider geriatric blood profile and urinalysis yearly to screen for
                    aging diseases (such as cushings, diabetes, hypothyroidism,
                    kidney and liver disease).
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Since large breeds of dogs age faster, these tests may be recommended earlier
                         for large breeds such as Dobermans, Great Danes, Greyhounds, Labradors,
                         Shepherds, and Mastiffs.



Disease information:

Bordatella (kennel cough)

Canine Influenza (H3N8 and H3N2)

Distemper

Ehrlichia

Heartworms

Leptospirosis

Lyme

Parvo

Rabies

Vaccination FAQs

Vaccination Reactions