Otaypetvets

Email Address

Info@otaypetvets.com

Phone Number

(619) 421-1698

Our Location

Chula Vista, CA 91915

Cat Vaccinations

Cat Vaccine Initial Kitten Vaccination (at or under 16 weeks) Initial Adult Cat Vaccination (over 16 weeks) Booster Recommendation Comments
Rabies Single dose as early as 4 months of age, Revaccinate 1 year later and then every 3 years 2 doses, 12 months apart Required every 3 years, after initial or the 1st 1 year rabies vaccine. Core cat vaccine. Rabies is 100% fatal to cats, with no treatment available. Prevention is key.
Feline Distemper (Panleukopenia) As early as 6 weeks, then every 3-4 weeks until 16 weeks of age. 2 doses, 3-4 weeks apart 1 dose is given a year after the last dose of the initial series, then every 3 years. Core cat vaccine. Feline distemper is a severe contagious disease that most commonly strikes kittens and can cause death.
Feline Herpesvirus As early as 6 weeks, then every 3-4 weeks until 16 weeks of age 2 doses, 3-4 weeks apart 1 dose is given a year after the last dose of the initial series, then every 3 years. Core cat vaccine. Feline herpesvirus causes feline viral rhinotracheitis (FVR), a very contagious upper respiratory condition.
Calicivirus As early as 6 weeks, then every 3-4 weeks until 16 weeks of age 2 doses, 3-4 weeks apart 1 dose is given a year after the last dose of the initial series, then every 3 years. Core cat vaccine. A very contagious upper respiratory condition that can cause joint pain, oral ulcerations, fever, and anorexia.
Feline Leukemia Virus (FeLV) As early as 8 weeks, then 3-4 weeks later 2 doses, 3-4 weeks apart 1 dose is given a year after the last dose of the initial series, then annually Non-core cat vaccine.

Should test FeLV negative first. Transmitted via cat-to-cat contact. Can cause cancer, immunosuppressant

Bordetella At 8 weeks, then 2-4 weeks later 2 doses, 2-4 weeks apart Annually Non-core cat vaccine.

A contagious upper respiratory condition