Vaccination Guidelines

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All guidelines listed have been compiled by the Vaccination Guideline Group (VGG) of the World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA).

Vaccination Guidelines for Dogs and Cats

 

 

Owner Vaccination Guidelines for Dogs and Cats

 

 

Articles

 

 

Publications of the Vaccination Guidelines Group

1.   1. Day MJ et al. Recommendations on vaccination for Asian small animal practitioners: a report of the WSAVA Vaccination Guidelines Group. JSAP Oct 2014.

2.Day MJ. Editorial: Vaccination of dogs and cats-no longer controversial? 2011 Vet Rec May: 480

3.    Day MJ, Horzinek M and Schultz RD. 2007. Guidelines for the vaccination of dogs and cats. Journal of Small Animal Practice 48, 528-541.
4.    Day MJ, Horzinek MC and Schultz RD. 2009. Comment on ‘Patel JR, Heldens JGM. Review of companion animal viral diseases and immunoprophylaxis’ (Vaccine 2009; 27: 491-504). Vaccine 27, 2533.
5.    Day MJ. 2010. Report from the WSAVA Vaccination Guidelines Group. Proceedings of the Annual Congress of the WSAVA, Geneva.
6.    Day MJ, Horzinek M and Schultz RD. 2010. Guidelines for the vaccination of dogs and cats. Journal of Small Animal Practice, 51, 338-356.
7.    Day MJ, Horzinek and Schultz RD. 2010. Vaccination guidelines for the owners and breeders of dogs and cats. WSAVA Website (linked below).
8.    2011 Editorial:  Vaccination of dogs and cats: no longer so controversial? (PDF)
9.    Also: from 2011 BSAVA Congress - different perspectives on vaccine advice
10.    WSAVA 2010 Guidelines Pictorial Fact Sheets (PDF)  
11.  Owner-Breeder Infectious Disease and Vaccination Guidelines (PDF)
12.  BSAVA April 2011: Different perspectives on vaccination advice (PDF)