• Vaccines 101

    5 monthes ago - By Animal Friends

    By Melanie Lippert, Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Lead Program Assistant
    Most people know that their pets should be vaccinated, but do they know what these vaccines actually protect against? It's worth the time to understand what vaccines your pets need and why they're so important.
    The one vaccine that is required by state law for every dog and cat is the rabies vaccine. Most are familiar with rabies but don't consider the risk of their household pets transmitting this deadly virus. Rabies is most commonly transmitted through wild animals such as skunks, raccoons and bats. Once contracted, there...
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