Just imagine – for a little cash, you could buy years of happiness with a healthy pet. Really! And we’re not just talking about pet insurance.
Vaccinating your pet to prevent disease is a smart move for both your bank account and the health of your pet. Vaccines have long been the best method to prevent some very serious and endemic diseases in dogs and cats.
Deadly Diseases Reigned In
The most notable vaccine, of course, is the rabies vaccine. Rabies is an incurable disease, transmissible to humans through bite wounds. Distemper is another deadly but preventable disease, known as canine distemper in dogs and panleukopenia in cats. Both are highly contagious within their species. Historically, distemper was a real problem for our pets, causing many deaths. (more…)