At Vetpoint Mobile Vet Services, we implement the vaccination protocols in dogs and cats according to the position statement issued by Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) and general guidelines of the World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA) Vaccination Guidelines Group (VGG).
Below is the list of vaccines that we use in our practice:
Core vaccines include Canine distemper virus, canine adenovirus and canine parvovirus (commonly known as “C3”). We use vaccines that registered for use of every 3 years.
Non-core vaccines include Canine Parainfluenza virus and Bordetella bronchoseptica (commonly known as “Kennel cough” vaccine) which was administered intranasally (spray into nostril) and registered for use of every year.
Core vaccines include Feline parvovirus/panleucopenia, feline calicivirus and feline herpesvirus (commonly known as “F3”)
More information about vaccinations can be obtained from the following link
- the position statement by AVA here http://www.ava.com.au/policy/66-vaccination-dogs-and-cats
- the vaccination guidelines http://www.wsava.org/guidelines/vaccination-guidelines
- other relation information at http://www.ava.com.au/node/1049
For dog or cat that might not need to get booster dose on core vaccines, it is important to still have annual check up by your vet for several reasons, please refer to wellness exam.
We also provide antibody titer tests using VacciCheck test kits.
Please give us a call to book an appointment for your pet health check, vaccination or antibody titer tests at 3102 2538.