The Kindness Animal Hospital

5 Water Village Road, Ossipee, NH 03864

603-539-2272

FAX 603-539-3622

tkah.vet@gmail.com

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Canine Health Recommendations

Puppy

8 weeks of age:

        Wellness Exam

        1st Distemper vaccination (distemper, hepatitis, parainfluenza, adenovirus, and parvovirus)

        Intestinal Parasite (worm) examination - please bring less than 1" of fresh stool

        Heartworm prevention started if appropriate
 

12 weeks of age:

        Wellness Exam

        2nd Distemper vaccination (includes leptospirosis)

        Rabies vaccination (requires booster in 1 year)

        1st Lyme vaccination

         Intestinal Parasite re-check

16 weeks of age:

         Wellness Exam

          3rd Distemper vaccination (includes leptospirosis)

          2nd Lyme vaccination

          Intestinal Parasite re-check if indicated


 

6 months old

           Neutering (female - spay, male - castration)


 

Adult Dog

 

Annual Wellness Exam

Annual 4DX test which includes checks for Heartworm, Lyme and Ehrlichia and Anaplasma

Annual Intestinal Parasite check - please bring no less than 1" of fresh stool

Booster vaccines as needed. We recommend Distemper/Parvo combination vaccines every 3 years after    the one year booster. Leptospira and Lyme are given annually.

Rabies booster every 3 years (after the one year booster)

Kennel Cough vaccine recommended every 6 months for dogs boarding, or in contact with a large group of dogs on a regular basis.