The initial months of a dog’s life are very crucial for he will be meeting his human friends or the first time. Slowly he will learn to interact with and respond to the human world around him. But just as these adoptions are important for him, it is important on the part of the dog masters to protect their health by vaccination & deworming for dogs. While there are some vaccines like 5 in 1 vaccine for dogs which are recommended for all the dogs, but your puppy might have some special need of dog vaccinations which can be prescribed by your pet vet.
To know more about the need for dog vaccinations, dog worm treatment and deworming tablets for dogs keep on reading this article.
The need for dog vaccinations cannot be ignored if you want to keep your dog live longer and healthy as both contribute to boosting your pooch’s immunity. For we know that “Prevention Is Better than Cure” and it costs less too! Moreover, there are some diseases in dogs that have no medical cure and needs only dog vaccinations like distemper in dogs which if not vaccinated affects the nervous system of the dog ultimately. Another disease is Parvo Virus which can cause severe diarrhea and vomiting. Medical treatment for this virus moreover is not successful in many cases, or cost very high for those who are seriously infected. Since newborn puppies do receive immunity from their mother’s milk which stays until it is six weeks old. After that, the vaccination needs to be done. A single vaccination is not enough to immune the dog, you can try 5 in 1 vaccine for dogs, which includes an adenovirus cough and hepatitis, distemper, parainfluenza and parvovirus vaccinations.
Similarly, intestinal worms in young puppies make them pale, weak and thinner by sucking the blood and food eaten by them which makes deworming them very essential. Dog worms’ treatment can be started as early as 2 weeks, vets generally suggest to start deworming after 6 weeks with a monthly deworming session till they cross four months. Some vets prescribe deworming tablets for dogs as well. However, if the puppy is growing up with a large number of dogs like those on kennels or dog breeding places, contaminated with flea eggs early dog worms treatment is suggested by the vets.
Vaccinating and deworming a dog can be done at your vet’s clinic, though some community clinics also treat dogs. But vaccines must be stored properly and refrigerated, otherwise, they would become unsuitable to use. However, if you have a vet, then you won’t have to worry about the quality issues of the vaccines and deworming tablets for dogs. You can even try the 5 in 1 vaccine for dogs if your vet suggests so. Some dogs are might be allergic to certain vaccines, but the symptoms would b evident immediately after the vaccination. However, small puppies might feel a bit sleepy for a day or two after the vaccination.
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