FELINE VACCINE RECOMMENDATIONS

Kittens (under 12 weeks)

  • 8 weeks- Herpesvirus, Calicivirus, and Panleukopenia vaccine (Eclipse 3)
  • 10 weeks- Feline Leukemia virus vaccine (Fort Dodge)
    *only if going outdoors prior to 1 year of age or if living with a
    known Feline Leukemia positive cat
  • 12 weeks- Herpesvirus, Calicivirus, and Panleukopenia vaccine (Eclipse 3)
  • 14 weeks- Feline Leukemia virus vaccine (Fort Dodge)
    *see above
  • 16 weeks- 1 year rabies vaccine (Rabvac 3) and possibly Herpesvirus, Calicivirus, and Panleukopenia virus antibody titers (Cornell)

NOTE: There are currently no manufacturers that make a vaccine that separate out the Herpesvirus, Calicivirus, and Panleukopenia virus.

Kittens (over 12 weeks)

  • Herpesvirus, Calicivirus, and Panleukopenia vaccine (Eclipse3) given once
  • 1 year Rabies vaccine given 3-4 weeks later and possibly Herpesvirus, Calicivirus, and Panleukopenia virus antibody titers (Cornell)
  • Feline Leukemia virus vaccine (Fort Dodge), repeat in 2-3 weeks. Only to be given if going outdoors prior to 1 year of age or living with a known positive cat

NOTE: After one year of age cats develop a natural immunity to Feline Leukemia

Adult cats (over 1 year)

  • Rabies vaccine as required by state law
  • Herpesvirus, Calicivirus, and Panleukopenia vaccine every 3 years (if going outside) or less frequently based on risk of exposure
  • Feline Leukemia, FIP, and FIV vaccinations are not recommended for adult cats living in a normal household situation
  • Annual wellness examinations for ALL cats
Holistic Veterinary Center

Holistic Veterinary Center
34 West Street, Concord, NH  03301
Phone: 603-225-9680 • Fax: 603-227-0945
email: holisticvetcenternh@gmail.com