Pet Vaccinations & Parasite Prevention

At Johns Creek Veterinary Clinic our vets can help you protect your cat or dog from a wide range of serious diseases and conditions with routine vaccinations and parasite prevention.

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Protection & Prevention

At Johns Creek Veterinary Clinic, our passion is prevention. Our goal is to preserve your pet's good health and prevent common diseases and disorders from developing in the first place.

Combined with regular wellness exams, vaccinations and parasite prevention form the foundation of your pet's routine healthcare. 

Preventive care gives your dog or cat the best chance of enjoying a long, healthy life. Our team will work with you to create a custom preventive care plan for your pet, tailored to their unique needs. 

Vaccinations & Parasite Prevention Services, Johns Creek

Vaccination & Spay/Neuter Schedule

Keeping your pet's vaccinations up to date protects your animal from contagious, often serious, diseases.

Kitten Vaccinations

In your kitten's first year, we recommend the following vaccinations to protect your pet from serious diseases. 

  • 6 to 8 weeks
    • Rhinotracheitis, Calcivirus, Panleukopenia, Chlamydia
  • 10 to 12 weeks
    • Booster: Rhinotracheitis, Calcivirus, Panleukopenia, Chlamydia
    • Feline Leukemia
  • 14 to 16 Weeks
    • Final: Rhinotracheitis, Calcivirus, Panleukopenia, Chlamydia
    • Feline Leukemia 2
  • 6 to 18 months

    The age when your kitten can be spayed or neutered will be discussed with your veterinarian and based on what is right for your pet to help protect them from a number of health issues. Microchipping will also be discussed to protect your cat if they are lost.

    • Spay (females)
    • Neuter (males)
    • Possible microchip

Puppy Vaccinations

In your puppy's first year, these vaccinations will work to protect your pet against dangerous diseases. 

  • 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
    • Final: DHPP (Distemper, Hepatitis, Parainfluenza, Parvovirus)
    • Rabies
    • Final: Bordetella (Optional)
    • Final: Leptospirosis (Optional)
  • 6 to 18 Months

    The age when your puppy can be spayed or neutered will be discussed with your veterinarian and based on what is right for your pet to help protect them from a number of health issues. Microchipping will help to reunite your pet with your family should they get lost.

    • Spay (females)
    • Neuter (males)
    • Microchipping

Adult Cat Care

In order to maintain your cat's protection against a host of diseases, we recommend the following vaccinations. 

Senior Cat Care

Your senior cat may have more complex healthcare needs that should be addressed in order for them to live comfortably. Caring for your senior cat starts with biannual exams so your vet can monitor your pet's health.

Adult Dog Care

We recommend the following vaccines to help protect the long-term health of your adult dog. 

Senior Dog Care

Your senior dog has may have more complex care needs in order to live a comfortable, healthy life. Biannual veterinary exams allow your vet to monitor your senior dog's health and provide early treatment if required.

Parasite Prevention

Left untreated, parasites can threaten the life of your cat or dog. Our parasite prevention products can help protect your pet from the following common parasites:

Fleas

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

Ticks

These external parasites feed on the blood of mammals often spreading disease. 

Ear Mites

Tiny, highly contagious ear mites reside in the ear canals of dogs, cats and other mammals. 

Heartworm

This thread-like parasitic roundworm is spread through the bite of mosquitos.

Hookworm

These roundworms live in the digestive system and feed on your pet's blood.

Roundworm

This parasitic worm lives in the intestine and feeds on intestinal contents.

Tapeworm

These flat, hook-like parasitic worms reside and multiply within your pet's intestines. 

Whipworm

Whipworm is a common parasite in dogs, and gets its name from its whip-like appearance.

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Caring for Pets in Johns Creek

Johns Creek Veterinary Clinic welcomes new and existing clients to our veterinary clinic.

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(770) 623-8387