The basic vaccine (DA2PP) for puppies/dogs (6 weeks +) helps preventing 5 diseases:
The bordetella vaccine helps preventing puppies/dogs (8 weeks+) from kennel cough (canine infectious tracheobronchitis) caused by bacteria called Bordetella bronchiseptica. Symptoms may include dry/hacking cough, fever, lethargy, and more.
The leptospirosis vaccine helps preventing puppies/dogs(6 weeks+) from leptospirosis caused by bacteria called Leptospira canicola, L. grippotyphosa, L. icterohaemorrhagiae, and L. pomona. They are present in urine of wildlife (skunk, raccoon, rat, etc.) and transmitted to dogs that sniff the urine or drink water which may contain the bacteria. The infection can damage the kidney and liver, can be fatal in susceptible individuals. Symptoms may include fever, weakness, stiffness, anorexia, increased drinking and urination, and more.
The lyme disease vaccine helps preventing puppies/dogs (9 weeks+) from lyme disease caused by Borrelia burgdorferi. This bacteria is transmitted by tick bites. Symptoms may include lameness, kidney failure, difficulty breathing, vomiting, diarrhea and more.
The basic vaccine (F4/FVRCP-C) for kittens/cats helps preventing 4 diseases:
The feline leukemia vaccine for kittens/cats (9 weeks+) helps preventing: