Our team continues to be here for you and your cherished pets. We are OPEN and are now able to provide a wide range of services. To learn more about the changes we have implemented in response to COVID-19 and what to expect during your next visit, click here.
Vaccinations are important to help prevent varying bacterial and viral disease that your pet may come in to contact with. At Mountain Road Animal Hospital, we believe that vaccines are individualized for every dog, based on you and your pet’s lifestyle.
What types of vaccinations do you offer for adult dogs?
Some of the vaccine that we offer for adult dogs are:
Distemper-Adenovirus Type 2
Distemper-Adenovirus Type 2
Distemper – Caused by a virus, can cause systemic illness and even death. Can also cause GI, respiratory, central nervous signs.
Adenovirus – A contagious disease that affects the liver.
Parainfluenza – A contagious disease spread by the respiratory system that can cause a dry hacking cough.
Parvovirus – Viral disease that causes severe vomiting and hemorrhagic diarrhea. This disease can be fatal.
Leptospirosis – Spread in the urine of wildlife, cattle and horses. It causes liver an kidney disease and has zoonotic potential (can be transmitted to humans).
Lyme – Spread by deer ticks can affect 1 or multiple joints and can cause kidney, heart and neurological diseases.
Rabies – Is a viral disease that affects the central nervous system of mammals, including humans. Once clinical signs appear, rabies is almost always fatal.
Bordetella – Also known as kennel cough. Highly contagious infection that can cause upper respiratory signs, and may progress to pneumonia.
Is there a schedule for how often to vaccinate a dog?
A schedule can be arranged for your dog. Vaccinations are tailored to your dog’s needs and lifestyle.
Why is it important to vaccinate your dog?
It is important to vaccinate your dog because it helps increase the immunity of your dog and help protect them against viral and bacterial diseases listed above.
How much do dog vaccinations cost?
Prices vary from dog to dog and also the type of vaccination that will be provided. If you would like more information on our vaccination services and/or for any pricing info, please call us at 506-382-0061.
With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we are pleased to advise that effective May 4, 2020 the restrictions on veterinary practices have been lifted. Based on these changes, below are some important updates to our operating policies.
1. WE CAN NOW SEE ALL CASES BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
This includes vaccines, wellness exams, blood work, heartworm testing, spays and neuters, dental services, and more!
2. SAFETY MEASURES TO KEEP EVERYONE SAFE
Continue our "closed waiting room" policy to protect our clients and staff. When you arrive, please remain outside the hospital and use your cell phone to call 506.382.0061. We will take a history of your pet's health and discuss any concerns. A staff member will then meet you outside to bring your pet into the hospital for an examination. The Veterinarian will call you to discuss the recommended treatment plan. After your appointment, a staff member will return your pet to you outside, and take care of any needed medications and payment.
Continue the use of credit cards as the preferred payment method.
Continue with curbside pickup of food and medication (unless you have used our online store and are having your order delivered directly to your home). To place an order through our online store, visit our website and click on "Online Store".
3. OPERATING HOURS
We are OPEN with the following hours:
- Monday to Thursday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm - Friday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm - Saturday 9:00 am - 2:00 pm - Sunday: CLOSED
Thank you for your patience and understanding and we look forward to seeing you and your furry family members again!
- Your dedicated team at Mountain Road Animal Hospital