Vanguard® L4 is recommended for the vaccination of healthy dogs to help prevent Leptospirosis caused by Leptospira canicola, L. grippotyphosa, L. icterohaemorrhagiae, and L. pomona. Canine Leptospirosis has been increasingly reported across the United States, particularly in areas where dogs come into contact with wildlife. This vaccine contains killed bacteria and is recommended for use in healthy dogs 6 weeks of age or older.
For use in dogs only.
Use entire contents when first opened.
Sterilized syringes and needles should be used to administer this vaccine.
Contains gentamicin as a preservative. Vaccinate only healthy, non-parasitized dogs. Do not vaccinate pregnant bitches. In case of anaphylaxis, administer epinephrine or equivalent.
Store out of direct sunlight at 2 to 7° C (36 to 45° F). Do not freeze. Prolonged exposure to higher temperatures and/or direct sunlight may adversely affect potency.
Burn vaccine containers and all unused contents.
Aseptically rehydrate the freeze-dried vaccine (Vanguard L4) with the sterile gel provided. Shake well and administer 1 ml subcutaneously or intramuscularly. Healthy dogs should receive 2 doses, administered 3 to 4 weeks apart. Annual revaccination with one dose is recommended.