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According to the ASPCA, how often dogs need rabies shots depends on where they live, as each state has different laws about the frequency of the vaccinations. Some call for these vaccines yearly, while others mandate the... More »

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Depending on the type of vaccine the dog has been given, rabies booster shots are required every 1 or 3 years in New York, according to the New York Department of Health. If an animal is not kept properly vaccinated, the... More »

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Vaccinations for feline distemper, feline viral rhinotracheitis, feline calicivirus and rabies are called "core vaccinations" and are the first shots kittens need, says PetMD. Depending on a kitten's lifestyle, a veterin... More »

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Although other vaccinations may be recommended depending on the location and lifestyle of the puppy, the core vaccinations recommended for all puppies are rabies, canine parvovirus, distemper and canine hepatitis. The ra... More »

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Required shots for dogs, or "core vaccines," include vaccines for canine parvovirus, canine hepatitis, rabies and distemper, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Veterinarians admin... More »

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All dogs should be vaccinated for rabies, canine parvovirus, distemper and canine hepatitis. Other vaccinations may also be recommended depending on the dog's age, exposure risk and activity level. More »

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The first rabies vaccination given to a dog at around four to six months of age lasts for one year, at which time the dog requires a booster rabies vaccination. The second round of rabies vaccinations and all subsequent ... More »

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