Bella_8458At Kitty Hawk Animal Hospital in Universal City, TX, we believe that one of the most important aspects of caring for your pet’s health is vaccinations. Vaccinating them protects pets against potential diseases. There are a variety of diseases that affect our pets and animals. This makes proper vaccination vital in protecting them from the many types of illnesses they are susceptible to. Not only can these vaccines keep your pet healthy, but they can protect the health of the human members of your family since some pet illnesses can be transferred to humans.

Two Types of Vaccinations

The first type is core vaccines, which are vaccines that are extremely vital to a pet’s health. They include diseases that are easily transferred or fatal.

The second type is non-core vaccines. They provide protection against certain lifestyle diseases such as those that are dependent on location or environment. You will have to discuss with your veterinarian what vaccines are based on lifestyle, location and overall environment of your pet.

It’s important to consult with us about the unique risks of living in our region. We will be happy to discuss the benefits of protecting your pet with vaccinations, as well as, provide you with information on the required vaccinations for your pet.

Kitty Hawk Animal Hospital offers a discounted annual packages to make keeping your pet up-to-date on shots and exams affordable! Call us today for details.

It is our goal to provide the highest level of care for your pet, and vaccination is an integral part of your pet’s overall health. Please contact us today if you have any questions or concerns about your pet’s vaccination.

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