At Gateway Veterinary Hospital in Portland, Oregon, we believe that one of the most important aspects of caring for your pet’s health is vaccinating him or her against potential diseases. There are a variety of diseases which affect our pets and other animals. This makes proper vaccination vital in protecting them from the many types of illnesses they are susceptible to.
It’s important to consult with us about the unique risks of living in our region. We will be happy to discuss the benefits of protecting your pet with vaccinations, as well as, provide you with information on the required vaccinations for your pet.
Many people believe we don’t have problems with rabies in the Pacific Northwest. Here is a map showing reported cases of rabies involving dogs in the United States.
And here is the map of feline rabies cases in the United States.
It is our goal to provide the highest level of care for your pet, and vaccination is an integral part of your pet’s overall health. Please contact us today if you have any questions or concerns about your pet’s vaccination.