September 2, 2020 @ 11:16 PM

Kitten Vaccines Explained

 

Vaccines and the purpose behind multiple vaccinations in kittens can be a bit confusing for a lot of pet owners (and breeders). I think this warrants a simplified explanation so that we can all be better equipped with more understanding of the process. 

 

First, let’s elaborate on the immune system.  Think of the immune system as a three part machine.

 

SKIN BARRIER/MUCOSAL BARRIER

The skin is one of your kitten’s first methods of defense against any invasive pathogen. Different mechanisms like proteins and cilia can stave off bacterial/viral/fungal infiltration. Because this is the first method of defense in protecting your kitten’s health, it is critical that ......

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