Vaccinating Dogs and Cats for Viral Diseases:
What Pet Owners Need to Know

Veterinary Virology 2007
Western College of Veterinary Medicine

What is a virus?

What is a vaccine?

Risks of Vaccines

Viral Diseases of Cats

Viral Diseases of Dogs

Vaccination Programs for Cats

Vaccination Programs for Dogs



This website is designed to provide concerned pet owners with detailed information about the mechanisms of common viral diseases in dogs and cats, as well as information on how to prevent infection. The contents of this site are intended to provide information, and not to give veterinary advice.

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Webpage design by Amanda Evans, Deanna Jenner and Sharilyn Terletski

Date of last revision: March 30, 2007