Your dog is just like a member of the family. He is your best friend, companion, and guardian. For the times when he is feeling less than himself, the last thing you want to do is worry that there is something seriously wrong. Consequently, you need to go to the veterinarian for a dog health diagnosis. Truth be told, instead… Read more »
You probably receive an annual reminder from your vet that your dog is due for his/her annual checkup and vaccinations. I do.
But annual vaccinations are NOT a necessity. In fact, all current veterinary protocols indicate that annual vaccinations are not required, and can in fact be harmful.
More on dog vaccinations and whether they are necessary, particularly if your vet advocates annual vaccinations – hint: there is no published research that indicates that there is any necessity for dog vaccines to be administered on a yearly basis.