One of your top priorities as a responsible Salt Lake City pet owner should be making sure your pets get vaccinated. Pet vaccines protect their immune system and prevent the spread of various illnesses that can threaten the health of your dog or cat. Red Butte Veterinary Care does its part to keep your pet safe and healthy by providing a calm, serene environment for administering pet vaccines.
Pet Vaccinations Available
Our Salt Lake City vet care facility administers the following pet vaccines to dogs:
- Rabies — Rabies is a viral disease transmitted through a bite. It affects the central nervous system, specifically the brain. Untreated rabies eventually leads to death.
- Bordetella — This vaccine protects dogs against bacteria often found in common dog spaces like parks or boarding facilities. It often leads to various respiratory issues for dogs, including kennel cough and tracheobronchitis.
- Distemper — The distemper vaccine protects against a contagious virus that causes issues in dogs and puppies’ gastrointestinal, respiratory, and nervous systems.
- Parvovirus — Giving dogs a parvovirus vaccine helps protect them against the parvovirus. It causes gastrointestinal issues and can be fatal if left untreated.