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Feline Vaccine Recommendations
9 weeks of age: 1st FVRCP vaccine (Feline Viral Rhinotracheitis, Calcivirus, Panleukopenia)
12 weeks of age: 2nd FVRCP (Feline Viral Rhinotracheitis, Calcivirus, Panleukopenia) 1st FeLV (Feline Leukemia Virus)
16 weeks of age: 3rd FVRCP (Feline Viral Rhinotracheitis, Calcivirus, Panleukopenia), 2nd FeLV (Feline Leukemia Virus), 1 year Rabies vaccine
The FeLV vaccine protects against the Feline Leukemia Virus which causes felines to develop two types of cancer: lymphoma and leukemia. After the initial two boosters, the vaccine is given yearly.
The FVRCP vaccine protects against feline viral diseases: rhinotracheitis, calcivirus and panleukopenia. These are all highly contagious, widespread and deadly diseases. After the two initial vaccines, the vaccine is given every three years.
The Rabies vaccine protects against the rabies virus and is usually spread through bites by an infected animal. This vaccine is required by law. It can be given as a one-year or a three-year vaccine.