Pet Vaccinations & Parasite Prevention

Protect your cat or dog from a wide range of serious disorders and diseases by bringing them to our Olds vet for vaccinations and parasite prevention treatments.

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Protect Your Pet

Preventive care can help keep common diseases and disorders from developing in the first place - and becoming a threat to your pet's health. 

At Olds Pet Clinic, we help you build a solid foundation for your pet's overall health by providing vaccinations and parasite prevention, along with regularly scheduled routine exams. 

These fundamental elements of care give your pet the best chance at living a long, healthy and happy life. Our team will work with you to create a custom preventive care plan tailored to your cat's or dog's unique requirements. 

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Pet Vaccination & Reproductive Surgery Schedule

It's essential to keep your dog's or cat's vaccinations up-to-date, so that they are protected from contagious diseases. 

Kitten Vaccinations

Kittens need the following vaccinations in their first year to protect them from dangerous diseases. 

  • 6 to 8 weeks
    • Calicivirus, Chlamydia, Panleukopenia, Rhinotracheitis
  • 10 to 12 weeks
    • Booster: Calicivirus, Chlamydia, Panleukopenia, Rhinotracheitis
    • Feline Leukemia
  • 14 to 16 Weeks
    • Booster: Calicivirus, Chlamydia, Panleukopenia, Rhinotracheitis
    • Feline Leukemia 2
    • Rabies
  • 5 to 6 months

    While these are not vaccinations, spaying, neutering and microchipping help protect your cat from many health issues.

    • Spay (females)
    • Neuter (males)
    • Microchip

Puppy Vaccinations

To protect them from serious diseases, puppies require these vaccinations in their first year. 

  • 6 to 8 weeks
    • DHPP (Distemper, Hepatitis, Parainfluenza, Parvovirus)
  • 10 to 12 Weeks
    • Booster: DHPP (Distemper, Hepatitis, Parainfluenza, Parvovirus)
    • Bordetella (Optional)
    • Leptospirosis (Optional)
  • 14 to 16 Weeks
    • Booster: DHPP (Distemper, Hepatitis, Parainfluenza, Parvovirus)
    • Rabies
    • Booster: Bordetella (Optional)
    • Booster: Leptospirosis (Optional)
    • Spay (female)
    • Neuter (male)
  • 5 to 6 Months

    While these are not vaccinations, spaying, neutering and microchipping help protect your cat from many health issues.

    • Spay (females)
    • Neuter (males)
    • Microchip
  • 12 to 16 Months
    • Final Booster: DHPP (Distemper, Hepatitis, Parainfluenza, Parvovirus)
    • Rabies
    • Final Booster: Bordetella (if necessary)
    • Final Booster: Leptospirosis (if necessary)

Parasite Prevention

Untreated parasites can threaten your cat's or dog's life. Our parasite prevention treatments can help protect your pet from several common parasites, including: 

Fleas | Olds Pet Clinic | Olds, AB

Fleas

Fleas are external parasites that consume the blood of mammals and birds. 

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Ticks

These external parasites spread diseases and feed on the blood of mammals.

Ear Mites | Olds Pet Clinic | Olds, AB

Ear Mites

Highly contagious ear mites are tiny parasites that live in mammals' ear canals. 

Heartworm | Olds Pet Clinic | Olds, AB

Heartworm

This parasitic, thread-like worm is spread through mosquito bites. 

Hookworm | Olds Pet Clinic | Olds, AB

Hookworm

Intestinal hookworms live in your pet's digestive system and feed on their blood.

Roundworm | Olds Pet Clinic | Olds, AB

Roundworm

This parasitic worm lives in the intestine and consumes intestinal contents. 

Tapeworm | Olds Pet Clinic | Olds, AB

Tapeworm

Flat, segmented tapeworms are hook-like parasites that live in your pet's intestines. 

Whipworm | Olds Pet Clinic | Olds, AB

Whipworm

The whipworm has one enlarged end, giving this intestinal parasite a whip-like appearance.