Tag Archives: vaccines

The vaccine debate ended in 2006 – Don’t let fear tactics by a vaccine junkie shoot your dog!


The next time you find that familiar vaccine reminder postcard in your mailbox warning you about soon to be expired vaccines …STOP! While I strongly advocate yearly physical check-ups, don’t give your vet carte blanche to update vaccine protocols that may be outdated. Rising concerns about how often dogs and cats should be vaccinated, safety […]

“Up to 8% of clinically ill dogs may die from complications of canine influenza, H3N8…”


What’s the implication of that jaw dropping statement — or this quote by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA): “The AVMA believes there is urgent need for an effective canine influenza virus (CIV) vaccine to improve the health and welfare of animals and reduce the financial impacts of canine influenza.” Good grief! Will our dogs […]