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How to Get Dog Vaccination Records

Losing vaccination records can be a hassle for pet owners, especially if you need to present documents for traveling, boarding, or legal disputes. Besides, not knowing your dog’s vaccination record can make it confusing what you should do next in terms of immunization, exposing your pet to health risks. Dr. Alcorn has been leading a … Read more

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Can Dog Vaccines Make a Dog Sick?

Can dog vaccines make a dog sick? It is a fair question – no pet owner wants to harm their furry family member unintentionally. With misinformation swirling online, it is hard to know fact from fiction. As someone who has administered thousands of vaccines, we want to tell you the real truth about their risks … Read more

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What Happens if You Over Vaccinate Your Dog?

What happens if you over vaccinate your dog? In this article, we will offer answers to assist you in making judgments about your dog’s immunization requirements. For good reason, many dog owners are concerned about the possible effects of over-vaccination. They want to ensure their dogs get the protection they need without endangering their health. … Read more

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What Dog Vaccines Should Not Be Given Together?

What dog vaccines should not be given together? With so many of them available, it can get confusing to determine what can and can not be given together safely. With extensive knowledge of vaccine protocols, we provide dog owners guidance on safe scheduling for combining puppy and adult dog shots. In this article, we will … Read more

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What Happens if Your Dog Doesn’t Get Shots?

As a pet owner, you want the best for your furry friend. You may wonder if vaccinations are necessary or just an extra expense. They may worry about cost, safety, or effectiveness. Yet what happens if your dog doesn’t get shots? As a veterinarian, I have seen the importance of vaccinations in protecting dogs against … Read more

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Why Does My Dog Yelp When Touched?

It can be a bit frustrating when you touch your dog, and they yelp for no apparent reason. A dog’s pain isn’t always easy to see, and yet it often indicates that something is not right. If you’re asking yourself “why does my dog yelp when touched?” you need to determine the cause using their … Read more

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What Happens if a Dog Gets Vaccinated Twice?

Your dog deserves to live healthily, and pet owners must secure dog vaccinations to prevent diseases. While immunizing your pets is essential, you should be cautious about what happens if a dog gets vaccinated twice. We’re going to help you understand dog vaccinations and how to avoid over-vaccinating. Allergic Reactions Studies show that young adult … Read more

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Can Dog Vaccines Have Side Effects?

As a dog owner, you want to ensure your canine is healthy. Vaccines can help prevent various illnesses, yet you may be concerned about side effects. Here, I will answer the question, “Can dog vaccines have side effects?” and provide you with the knowledge to protect your furry friend. Can Dog Vaccines Have Side Effects? … Read more

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How Long After Neutering Does a Dog’s Behavior Change?

The population of dogs in the whole world is continuously increasing. Some of them end up in a shelter, and some might end up being euthanized. So one solution that dog owners and vets suggest is neutering your dog. Though, how long after neutering does a pet’s behavior change? How Long After Neutering Does a … Read more

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What to Expect When My Puppy Gets Parvo

If your puppy comes down with parvo, it’s natural to wonder if your furry friend will survive the illness and what you can do to help. In this article, I’ll discuss the signs and symptoms of parvo. Puppies & Parvo Survival of a puppy with parvovirus depends on a number of factors, including the puppy’s … Read more

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