New Kitten Information

 Have you recently brought a new kitten into your home?  Please read on for very important information!

Kitten Vaccination Schedule:

(**For information regarding vaccine schedules for adult cats, please contact our office.)

 

Vaccination

Sequence

Disease Transmission

Symptoms

DRCC

Distemper

(Panleukopenia)

 

Rhinotracheitis

 

Calicivirus

 

Chlamydophila felis

Series of two vaccines, spaced 3-4 weeks apart

Begin at 6-8 weeks

Infected Body Fluids

Oral & Nasal Secretions

Oral & Nasal Secretions

Oral & Nasal Secretions

Fever, Vomiting, Diarrhea, Dehydration, Death

Fever, Severe Mucous Discharge from Eyes & Nose

Fever, Tongue Ulcers

Conjunctivitis, Blepharospasms of Eyelids

Feline Leukemia Virus

**We Use A Transdermal Needle-Free Vaccine**

Series of two vaccines, spaced 3-4 weeks apart

Begin at 10 weeks

Saliva & Bite Wounds

Weight Loss, Anemia, Enlarged Lymph Nodes

Rabies Virus

1 Vaccine

Give at 12 weeks

Bite Wound From Infected Animal

Behavioral Changes, Drooling, Paralysis, Death