Preventive Care

Comprehensive Pet Exams & Vaccinations in Ottawa for Your Furry Friends

At Eagleson Veterinary Clinic, we understand the bond you share with your furry family members and are committed to extending their lives with excellent medical care. Our full suite of preventive care services is the cornerstone of our commitment to your pet’s well-being.

From comprehensive wellness exams that monitor your pet’s health to advanced diagnostics that pinpoint potential concerns, our clinic is equipped with cutting-edge technology and staffed by compassionate professionals.

Comprehensive Wellness Exams Tailored for Your Pets

Our team conducts thorough wellness exams, assessing your pet from nose to tail. We understand that every breed has its specific needs, which is why our exams in Ottawa are tailored to the individual requirements of your pet, considering their breed, age, and health status.

Customized Nutrition and Diet Plans

Nutrition is a vital component of preventive health care. Our clinic provides customized dietary recommendations to support your pet’s health, vitality, and longevity. Whether your pet has special dietary needs or requires weight management, our experts will craft a nutrition plan that’s as unique as they are.

Dental Care for Optimal Health

Dental health is often overlooked in pets, but it’s an integral part of their overall health. Our pet dental care services include regular cleanings, dental exams, and treatments to prevent periodontal disease and tooth decay. By ensuring your pet’s mouth stays healthy, we’re also protecting them from potential heart and kidney diseases associated with poor dental health.

Behavioral Counseling for a Happy, Well-Adjusted Pet

Behavioural issues can be a sign of underlying health problems. That’s why Eagleson Veterinary Clinic also offers behavioral counseling services to address concerns such as aggression, anxiety, or house training issues. Our aim is not only to treat your pet’s physical health but to ensure their mental well-being as well.

By choosing Eagleson Veterinary Clinic for your pet’s health care needs, you’re ensuring they receive the highest standard of preventive care. Our dedicated team in Ottawa is here to support you and your pet every step of the way, from puppy or kittenhood through their senior years. Don’t wait until it’s too late; preventative care is the key to a long, happy, and healthy life for your beloved pet.

Puppy Vaccine Schedule

Core Vaccines:

  1. 6-8 weeks: The first dose of Distemper, Hepatitis, Parvovirus, and Parainfluenza (DHPP)
  2. 10-12 weeks: Second dose of DHPP
  3. 14-16 weeks: Third dose of DHPP & Rabies vaccine (depending on local regulations and vet recommendations)

Non-Core (Optional) Vaccines:

  1. 6-8 weeks: Bordetella (kennel cough) vaccine (if needed)
  2. 10-12 weeks: Leptospirosis vaccine (if needed, may be combined with DHPP) &  Lyme disease vaccine (if needed, based on regional risk factors)

Puppy Vaccines:

  1. Distemper: This vaccine defends your puppy from a highly contagious viral disease that affects their respiratory, gastrointestinal, and nervous systems.
  2. Hepatitis: This vaccine safeguards your pup against infectious canine hepatitis, a viral disease primarily targeting the liver.
  3. Parvovirus: This vaccine helps your puppy avoid a highly contagious and life-threatening viral disease causing severe vomiting and diarrhea.
  4. Parainfluenza: This vaccine protects your furry friend from one of the causes of kennel cough, a contagious respiratory infection.
  5. Rabies: The rabies virus, which damages the nervous system and is nearly invariably fatal once symptoms show, is prevented by this vaccination. Humans are also susceptible to rabies transmission.
  6. Bordetella(Optional): Vaccination against Bordetella, one of the leading causes of kennel cough, a common respiratory illness, is an optional vaccination.
  7. Leptospirosis (Optional): This optional vaccination protects your puppy from the bacterial infection Leptospira spp—causes which can harm the kidneys and liver and be spread to people.
  8. Lyme (Optional): This extra vaccination guards against Lyme disease, a bacterial infection spread by ticks that can result in kidney damage, lameness, and joint discomfort.

Kitten Vaccine Schedule

Core Vaccines:

  1. 6-8 weeks: First dose of Feline Viral Rhinotracheitis, Calicivirus, and Panleukopenia (FVRCP)
  2. 10-12 weeks: Second dose of FVRCP
  3. 14-16 weeks: Third dose of FVRCP & Rabies vaccine (depending on local regulations and vet recommendations)

Non-Core (Optional) Vaccines:

  1. 12-16 weeks (based on risk factors): Feline Leukemia (FeLV) vaccine

Kitten Vaccines

  1. Feline Viral Rhinotracheitis: This vaccine helps protect your kitten from a highly contagious respiratory virus caused by feline herpesvirus-1.
  2. Calicivirus: This vaccine prevents another widespread respiratory virus that can lead to oral ulcers and pneumonia in your kitty.
  3. Panleukopenia: This vaccine protects your kitten from a severe viral disease affecting their gastrointestinal tract, immune system, and nervous system.
  4. Rabies: This vaccine protects against the dangerous rabies virus, which harms the nervous system and is almost always deadly once symptoms appear. Rabies can also spread to humans.
  5. Feline Leukaemia (FeLV) (Optional): Protects your cat from the feline leukemia virus. It can harm their immune systems and lead to cancer and anemia.

Dog and Cat Deworming

Deworming is essential for puppies and kittens since they are prone to intestinal parasites. Regular deworming treatments help keep your pet healthy and parasite-free.

Parasite Risks in Kanata

Pets in the Kanata area risk contracting parasites, including fleas, ticks, and heartworms. These parasites can cause significant health problems if not addressed. NexGard Spectra/Combo will protect your pet against parasites.