Vaccinations

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At Veterinary Center of Parker, Inc., we believe that one of the most important aspects of caring for your pet’s health is vaccinating them against potential diseases. There are a variety of diseases that affect our pets and animals, so proper vaccination is vital in protecting them from the many types of illnesses they are susceptible to.

Canine Vaccines

Rabies – This vaccine is required by state law and can only be administered by a licensed veterinarian. Rabies is a fatal virus that is passed to other pets and people through the saliva of an infected animal.

DA2PP (Distemper) – A combination vaccine that protects your dog against four diseases (distemper, adenovirus-2, parainfluenza, and parvovirus). These diseases are highly contagious and can attack your pet’s nervous system, respiratory system, and gastrointestinal tract causing major complications and can be life-threatening.

Bordetella – This vaccine protects your pet against the airborne virus commonly known as “kennel cough.” This virus causes respiratory problems and is highly contagious. It is easily spread in areas where large numbers of dogs are confined such as boarding, daycare, dog parks, etc.

Lifestyle Vaccines

Influenza – The canine influenza vaccine protects against a contagious respiratory infection and is recommended if your pet is in kennel or social situations like daycare, boarding, puppy training classes, etc.

Leptospirosis – This vaccine protects against a bacteria that can cause deadly kidney or liver disease. Leptospirosis is zoonotic, meaning it can be transmitted to people causing the same issues. This vaccine is recommended for pets who are frequently around lakes, ponds, rivers (as this is a breeding ground for this virus), or are exposed to wildlife (as they transmit the disease in their urine).

Feline Vaccines

Rabies – This vaccine is required by state law and can only be administered by a licensed veterinarian. Rabies is a fatal bacteria that is passed to other pets and people through the saliva of an infected animal.

FVRCP (Feline Distemper) – A combination vaccine that protects your cat against three diseases (rhinotracheitis, calicivirus, and panleukopenia). These diseases are highly contagious and attack your pet’s respiratory system, nervous system, and gastrointestinal tract causing major complications and can be life-threatening.

Lifestyle Vaccines

Feline Leukemia Virus (FeLV) – This vaccine helps protect your pet against the disease that impairs the immune system and causes certain types of cancer. This virus infection is responsible for a majority of deaths in household cats, affecting all breeds. The disease is spread through cat to cat contact and generally through bite wounds. This vaccine is recommended for multiple cat households or those cats that roam outdoors.

It’s important to consult with us about the unique risks of living in our region. We will be happy to discuss the benefits of protecting your pet with vaccinations, as well as provide you with information on the required vaccinations for your pet.

It is our goal to provide the highest level of care for your pet, and vaccination is an integral part of your pet’s overall health. Please contact us today if you have any questions or concerns about your pet’s vaccination.

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12311 Pine Bluffs Way, Unit 115
Parker, CO 80134

Hours

Mon – Fri: 7:30AM – 5:00PM
Sat: 8AM – 12PM, Sun: Closed
*Closed 11 AM -1 PM on Wednesdays for a staff meeting

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We're proud to be AAHA accredited.

We are an AAHA-accredited veterinary hospital. That means we hold ourselves to a higher standard. Pets are our passion, and keeping them healthy is our number one priority. We strive to deliver excellent care for pets because your pets deserve nothing less.

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