Penobscot Veterinary Services

411 Davis Road, Bangor, Maine 04401

Phone: (207) 947-6783

Fax: (207) 942-5184

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Immunizations for Dogs

Immunizations for DogsWe offer a variety of vaccinations to prevent the onset of disease for your pet. We work with our clients to make vaccination recommendations based on their pet's lifestyle and needs.

Canine Vaccinations:

DA2PP (Canine Distemper Combination Vaccine)

  • Distemper - A highly contagious often fatal virus. The distemper virus generally spreads through saliva, urine and feces.

  • Adenovirus - An infectious viral disease that can lead to severe liver damage or death. Spread through contact with infected urine, this disease is very serious in puppies and older dogs.

  • Parainfluenza - A viral respiratory infection that is usually transmitted by contact with the nasal secretions of an infected dog.

  • Parvovirus - A highly contagious viral infection of the intestinal tract that is spread through contact with feces of an infected dog. The disease strikes quickly and is especially dangerous for puppies. This disease is fatal.


Leptospirosis Vaccine
Leptospirosis is a bacterial disease that impairs kidney functions and can lead to kidney failure. It is transmitted by contact with the urine of infected animals. This is an annual vaccine.

Bordetella Vaccine
Helps protect against Bordetellosis. A bacterial infection that is the primary cause of kennel cough. This is an annual vaccine.

Lyme Disease Vaccine
Lyme disease is a complex bacterial disease that causes arthritis. Deer ticks transmit this disease. This is an annual vaccine.

Rabies Vaccine
Rabies is caused by a virus that affects the brain and central nervous system. It can be transmitted by direct contact with saliva from an infected animal, usually through a bite.