Mahaska Veterinary Clinic

2348 Highway 92
Oskaloosa, IA 52577

(641)673-0431

mahaskavetclinic.com

Puppy Vaccination Schedule

6-9 weeks             Physical examination
                            DA2PPV #1
                            Fecal and deworming
                            Start Heartworm prevention/flea/tick control


10-13 weeks          Physical examination
                            Rabies Vaccination (good for 1 year)
                            DA2PPV #2
                            Lyme #1 (if needed)

                            Leptospirosis #1 (if needed)
                           
Bordetella -oral (if needed)
                            Fecal and deworming
                            Continue heartworm prevention/flea/tick control

      
14-17 weeks          Physical examination
                            DA2PPV #3
                            Lyme #2 (if needed)
                            Leptospirosis #2 (if needed)
                            Fecal and deworming
                            Continue heartworm prevention/flea/tick control

16-20 weeks        Those puppies that started their vaccination series at 6-8 weeks should
                          have the last vaccine between 16 and 20 weeks of age therefore   
                          requiring a DA2PPV #4.
      

10 months             Physical examination
                            DA2PPV
                            Bordetella-oral (if needed)
                            Fecal 
                            Continue heartworm prevention/flea/tick control


DA2PPV = Distemper, Adenovirus Type 2, Parainfluenza, Parvovirus vaccine

Dog Vaccination Schedule

1 year               Physical examination
                        DA2PPV vaccination
                        Rabies vaccination (good for 3 years)
                        Bordetella-oral (if needed)
                        Lyme vaccination (if needed)
                        Leptospirosis vaccination (if needed)
                        Fecal test
                        Heartworm/Ehrlichia/Lyme/Anaplasma test
                        Flea/Tick Prevention
                        Heartworm prevention

2-8 years          Physical examination yearly
                        DA2PPV vaccination every 1 to 3 years (depending on exposure)
                        Rabies vaccination every 3 years (if on schedule)
                        Bordetella (if needed)
                        Lyme vaccination (if needed)
                        Leptospirosis vaccination (if needed)
                        Fecal test
                        Heartworm/Ehrlichia/Lyme/Anaplasma test
                        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).
                      *
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