Our canine vaccination schedule is based on the guidelines set by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) as published in 2006.
Puppy Series (for dogs started at <16 weeks of age)
2 weeks – Deworming
4 weeks – Deworming
6 weeks – DHLPPi vaccination + Deworming
9 weeks – DHLPPi vaccination
12 weeks – DHLPPi + Rabies vaccinations
15 weeks – Bordetella bronchiseptica vaccination
18 weeks – Bordetella bronchiseptica vaccination
Puppy Series (for dogs started at >16 weeks of age)
18 weeks – DHLPPi + Bordetella bronchiseptica + Rabies + Deworming
21 weeks – DHLPPi + Bordetella bronchiseptica + Deworming
Deworming – every 3-6 months after the puppy series (depending on your pet’s environment).
DHLPPi – single dose given 1 year after the puppy series, followed by an interval of 3 years.
Rabies – annual booster is required according to Philippine laws.
Lepstospira – every 12 months after the first DHLPPi booster shot (>1 year of age).
Bordetella bronchiseptica – annual booster.
*** For dogs started <16 weeks of age, DHLPPi is administered at 3 doses, 3-4 weeks apart.
*** For dogs started >16 weeks of age, DHLPPi is administered at 2 doses, 3-4 weeks apart.
*** DHLPPi stands for canine distemper, hepatitis, leptospirosis, parvovirus & parainfluenza.
*** Bordetella bronchiseptica is given initially at 2 doses, 2-4 weeks apart.