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National Pet Immunization Awareness Month

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Gresham Animal Provides Keeps Your Pets Happy And Healthy

Much like people, pets need to have regular medical care and check-ups to keep them in top-notch health. Here at Gresham Animal Hospital, we know how much Gresham locals value keeping their furry family members healthy and happy. We are proud to dedicate ourselves to offering only the best in veterinary services in the Gresham area! Trust Gresham Animal Hospital when you need top-notch care for your pet.

Happy Pet Immunization Awareness Month! 

Did you know that August is Pet Immunization Awareness Month? It’s true! Vaccinations save lives every day – and they make it possible to enjoy the company of our furry friends for longer. Any Gresham pet lover would be eternally grateful for the opportunity to make more and more happy memories with their beloved pets – and it’s pet immunization that makes this possible! 

Pet Vaccinations Make It Safer For Us To Love Our Pets 

Not only do vaccinations extend pets’ lives by protecting them from deadly diseases such as distemper and parvovirus, but they also make it safe for us to be close with our pets. After all, without vaccinations, your cat or dog could be carrying dangerous diseases such as rabies or leptospirosis without you even knowing! 

What Vaccinations Do My Pets Need? 

Wondering what vaccinations you need to make sure your pet has? Here are a few important vaccinations for dogs and cats. 

Core Vaccinations For Dogs 

  • Parvovirus 

  • Distemper 

  • Canine hepatitis 

  • Rabies 

Core Vaccinations For Cats 

  • Feline panleukopenia (often called Feline distemper) 

  • Feline calicivirus 

  • Feline herpesvirus type I 

  • Rabies 

Non-Core Vaccinations For Dogs 

  • Bordetella 

  • Borrelia (causes Lyme disease) 

  • Leptospirosis 

Non-Core Vaccinations For Cats 

  • Leukemia virus 

  • Bordetella 

  • Chlamydophila/feline chlamydia 

  • FIV 

Recognize a vaccination that your pet needs? Book an appointment with Gresham Animal Hospital today! We’re eager to help your pets live long, happy, healthy lives! 

Rely On Gresham Animal Hospital For Top-Notch Veterinary Care 

Gresham Animal Hospital is equipped to provide the service and treatment your pet needs under one roof. Keep Gresham Animal Hospital in mind next time your dog or cat needs a checkup, shots, or vaccines. Give us a call at 503.666.1600 to schedule an appointment today.