Frequently Asked Questions

Dog Vaccinations

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How are puppies supposed to be vaccinated?

Puppy vaccinations are usually started between 7-9 weeks of age and are given every 3-4 weeks until the puppy is 16 weeks old. If a puppy is older than 16 weeks, it needs at least 2 boosters to be properly protected.

What vaccinations do dogs get?
What is the difference in the 1-year and 3-year rabies vaccine?
How often do dogs need to get vaccinated?
What is “kennel cough” and do we vaccinate for it?
I’m concerned about over vaccinating my pet…what do you think at Forest Trails?
What are the vaccinations that are not considered “Core” vaccines and should I get them?
What vaccinations do we suggest for dogs?
Are there other vaccinations available for dogs?
How long are the vaccines effective?