This a reminder that the manufacturers of the DHP vaccine state that it is required every three years and not every Year. They also state that our pets can have lifelong immunity from puppy vaccines. Titer testing checks their antibodies, indicating if they have antibodies or if they need the vaccine.
Titer test every three years.
Our vet charges £58 for titer tests. (It’s a blood test) Some vets will give a hefty price tag charging upwards of £180. This is designed to put you off and to keep you going back every year for a vaccine they might not need. Vaccines are a vets bread and butter
Titer Tests: Pets’ Immunization Identifier 🐶🐱💪
A vaccine antibody titer test helps you and your veterinarian determine your pet’s immunity to core vaccines, including distemper, parvovirus and adenovirus in dogs, and panleukopenia in cats. This way, they won’t have to be unnecessarily revaccinated for a disease they’re already protected against thanks to an earlier vaccine.
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