Modified live 5 way vaccine - each dose comes with a syringe
A perishable shipping package containing an insulated bag
and adequate ice packs is supplied for each order – the cost of this package is
figured into the FedEx Air shipping
During the months of June through September, FedEx Next Day
Air is the only shipping option available for vaccines - otherwise, FedEx 2 Day
Air will be an option also
Accurate vaccine orders delivered within the FedEx Air
guaranteed guideline chosen for each order do not qualify for either a shipping
refund or vaccine refund, credit or reship
Mandated Federal Law prohibits the returning of any vaccines
for any reason
The dosage is 1 mL injected intramuscularly or subcutaneously.
Open syringe by twisting or tapping the cap against a hard
surface to break the heat weld. Prepare the vaccine by injecting the diluent
into the vial containing the desiccated vaccine cake. Shake well. Withdraw
entire contents into the syringe. Thoroughly prepare injection site with
Lift the loose skin behind the neck or behind front leg and
insert needle. Inject entire contents of syringe. Do not inject directly into
blood vessel (see note below). Intramuscular administration: Insert needle into
muscle of the hind limb. Inject entire contents of syringe. Do not inject
directly into blood vessel.
Important note: Before injecting vaccine pull back slightly
on syringe plunger. If blood enters the syringe freely, choose another
Puppies 9 weeks or younger: Vaccinate healthy puppies at 3-4
week intervals until 16 weeks of age for at least 3 doses.
Puppies over 9 weeks and adults: Give a minimum of 2 doses
at 3-4 week intervals. Annual revaccination with a single dose is recommended.
Do not vaccinate pregnant animals. Do not use in ferrets or
mink. Protective immunity may not be completely established in all puppies
vaccinated at less than 16 weeks of age because of maternal antibody
interference. Only vaccinate healthy animals. Animals incubating any disease or
stressed due to shipping, malnutrition, or parasitism may not achieve or
maintain an adequate immune response. Although rare, severe allergic reactions
(anaphylactoid) may occur that require immediate veterinary care.
Gentamicin and Amphotericin B.
Spectra 5 vaccine is a combination of antigenic, attenuated
strains of Canine Distemper, Canine Adenovirus Type 2 (CAV-2), Canine
Parainfluenza, and Canine Parvovirus Type 2b, propagated in cell line tissue
cultures. The CAV-2 fraction cross-protects against respiratory infection
caused by infectious canine hepatitis (CAV-1)
For the vaccination of healthy, susceptible dogs and puppies
as an aid in the reduction of diseases caused by canine distemper, canine
adenovirus types 1 and 2, parainfluenza, and parvovirus.