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Dogs

Vaccination

This is undoubtedly the first barrier against disease. To keep your pet healthy is necessary, first of all, to have him vaccinated. It’s simple and can save you many visits to the veterinarian and even the life of your friend.

Vaccination Program

The first vaccine should be between 6 and 8 weeks of life - Distemper, Parvovirus, Hepatitis, Leptospirosis and most common strain of Kennel Cough (combination vaccine);

Between 10 and 12 weeks (4 weeks after) – must be made the first reinforcing of combination vaccine and the 1st Rabies vaccine (instituted earlier because we are a country with rabies);

Between 14 and 16 weeks (4 weeks after) – must be made the second reinforcing of combination vaccine and the 2nd Rabies vaccine.

After the dog followed the vaccination program, should make every year a single improvement, to keep your immune system strong and resilient.

 

Internal Parasites Prevention:

Up to 2 months - 15 in 15 days;

From 2 to 6 months - once per month;

From 6 months - 3 in 3 months.

External Parasites Prevention:

The variation of the application periodicity of these products depends on the product, but it is usually monthly administration.

Birth Control

If you do not think about having litters, the ideal is to proceed to surgical sterilization.

Why? Prevents dings and as such, the probability of false pregnancy, breast tumors and infection of the uterus.

Pill, yes or no? No, this causes uterine infections and mammary tumors, so it has more disadvantages than benefits.