Commonly Required Pet Vaccinations

Here is a list of common pet vaccinations that pet care pros should be aware of!

Commonly Required Pet Vaccinations

Pet vaccinations can protect your pet and others against harmful diseases and provide preventative care for expensive treatments and surgeries. As a pet care professional, your pet parent clients may look to you for some guidance on pet health. While they should always ask their Veterinarian any specific medical questions, it is very useful to have a basic understanding of the various pet vaccinations.


Different pet vaccinations may be required depending on local laws or pet lifestyles but there are many common vaccinations most veterinarians recommend for both dogs and cats.

Here are some common vaccinations for dogs:

  • Distemper
  • Canine Hepatitis (Adenovirus)
  • Parainfluenza
  • Parvovirus
  • Bordetella
  • Leptospirosis
  • Rabies
  • Lyme Disease
  • Canine Influenza
  • Hookworms
  • Roundworms

And common vaccinations for cats:

  • Feline Viral Rhinotracheitis
  • Calicivirus
  • Panleukopenia (Feline Distemper)
  • Chlamydia Felis
  • Feline Leukemia
  • Rabies
  • Bordetella
  • Hookworms
  • Roundworms

For many pet sitting and dog walking businesses, it is required that their clients keep their pets up-to-date on all of their vaccinations. For more information about requiring pet vaccinations in your Time To Pet account and allowing clients to manage vaccinations, expiration dates, and medical documents, please visit our Help Article on Pet Vaccinations.


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