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.

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Vaccination for Dogs

Dog Vaccinations

The veterinarians at Campbell River Veterinary Hospital understand that every dog has a different lifestyle. Our goal is to work with you to develop a vaccine protocol that will work for your pet’s lifestyle, age and needs.

What types of vaccinations do your offer for adult dogs?


For adult dogs we recommend Rabies, Bordetella, Leptospirosis, Distemper, Parvo, Adenovirus, and Parainfluenza combo. Your veterinarian will work with you to develop a protocol that works for your pet.


Is there a schedule for how often to vaccinate a dog?


Every four weeks starting at eight weeks old and finishing when they are 16 weeks old for their puppy series. Once the puppy series is done, they will come back in one year to booster all vaccines and then Rabies and DA2PP every three years and Lepto and Bordetella yearly.


Why is it important to vaccinate your dog?


Vaccines trigger protective immune responses in pets and prepare them to fight future infections. Vaccines can lessen the severity of future diseases, and certain vaccines can prevent infection altogether. Our veterinarians will develop a vaccine protocol best suited to your pet.


How much does it cost to vaccinate my dog?


Costs vary depending on your pet’s needs. Please call us to discuss a cost estimate.

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Last updated: May 29, 2020

Dear Clients,

With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we are pleased to advise that effective May 25, 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, spays and neuters, dental services, and more!

2. SAFETY MEASURES TO KEEP EVERYONE SAFE

3. ONLINE CONSULTATIONS ARE AVAILABLE

If you wish to connect with a veterinarian via message, phone or video, visit our website and follow the "Online Consultation" link.

4. OPERATING HOURS

We are OPEN with the following hours:

Monday to Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Our grooming department is now OPEN.We will be calling clients to rebook appointments. Please be patient—lots of our furry friends are in need of a trim!

Thank you for your patience and understanding and we look forward to seeing you and your furry family members again!

- Your dedicated team at Campbell River Veterinary Hospital