Recommended Dog Vaccination Schedule


Use this table as a guideline for vaccinating your puppy. Be sure to give 3-4 weeks in between vaccination, to give your dog's immune system the proper time to rebuild.

6-8 weeks

Core Vaccines: Distemper, Adenovirus, Parvovirus
Non-Core based on need: Parainfluenza, Bordetella, Corona (not including Lepto)

10-12 weeks

2nd stage Core Vaccines
2nd stage Non-Core Vaccines, including Lepto

12-16 weeks

Rabies
Lyme disease (based on need)

14-16 weeks

3rd stage Core Vaccines
3rd stage Non-Core Vaccines

Yearly

Core Vaccines - booster
Non-Core - booster, based on need
Rabies (may be every 3 years, depending on vaccine given)


The materials, information and answers provided through this website are not intended to replace the medical advice or services of a qualified veterinarian or other pet health care professional. Consult your own veterinarian for answers to specific medical questions, including diagnosis, treatment, therapy or medical attention.

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