Congratulations on your new fur baby! What an exciting time. Be sure to take lots of pictures as they grow up so fast! You may have many questions; we are here to answer all of them!

Recommended Puppy care:

  • Fecal testing and deworming
  • Flea prevention
  • Vaccination
  • Training; proper dog manners is important!!
  • Conditioning; ear cleaning, nail trimming and teeth brushing
  • Breed specific health issues
  • Benefits of spay/neuter
  • Heart worm testing at 6 months for patients from endemic areas
  • Benefits of health insurance
  • Proper nutrition
Puppy Age Vaccination Test Deworm Flea Prevention
6-8 weeks -DHPP 1/3 Fecal X 1st dose at 8 weeks
10-12 weeks -DHPP 2/3
-+/- Bordetella
-+/- Leptosporosis
Recheck fecal if positive X
14-16 weeks -DHPP 3/3
-Rabies 1 year
-+/-Leptosporosis
Recheck fecal if positive X 2nd dose at 12 weeks
6 months- 1 year Spay and neuter Yearly Fecal
-HW test if at risk
Only if positive Year round flea preventions for at risk individuals

Recommended Kitten care:

  • Fecal testing and deworming
  • Flea prevention
  • Vaccination
  • Will you kitten be indoor or outdoor? Know the risks
  • Proper Nutrition
  • Conditioning; ear cleaning, nail trimming and teeth brushing
  • Breed specific health issues
  • Benefits of spay/neuter
  • Benefits of health insurance
  • Environment enrichment
  • Litter box hygiene

Recommended Kitten Care:

Age Vaccination Test Deworm Flea Prevention
6-8 weeks -FVRCP 1/3 Fecal X 1st dose at 8 weeks
10-12 weeks -FVRCP 2/3
-+/- FeLV
Recheck fecal if positive X
14-16 weeks -FVRCP 3/3
-Rabies 1 year
-+/-FeLV
Recheck if positive X 2nd dose at 12 weeks
4-6 months Spay and neuter Yearly Fecal Only if positive Year round flea preventions for at risk individuals