Common Side Effects of Vaccines

What’s Normal and What to Watch For?Normal

  • Most animals won’t display any symptoms at all
  • Mild fatigue (it’s an exciting day, they came to see lots of people and got lots of cookies)
  • Temporary Inappetance
  • Mild swelling at the vaccination site
  • Mild fever (for 24 hours)

Check with your Vet ASAP

  • Difficulty breathing or standing
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Facial Swelling
  • Hives
  • Anorexia for 48 hours
  • Excessive Scratching

Remember vaccines are important to your pet’s health! There are ways of helping to prevent or reduce the effects of any symptoms but it’s always great to keep in contact with your vet about any concerns or questions.

If you have any questions, give us a call at 905.727.9449.

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Last updated: May 29, 2020

Dear Clients,

With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we are pleased to advise that effective May 19, 2020 some restrictions on veterinary practices have been lifted. Based on these changes, below are some important updates to our operating policies.

1. WE CAN NOW SEE ALL CASES BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

This includes vaccines, wellness exams, blood work, heartworm testing, spays and neuters, and more! If you're unsure whether your pet needs medical attention, please call us to discuss your situation.

2. SAFETY MEASURES TO KEEP EVERYONE SAFE

3. ONLINE CONSULTATIONS ARE AVAILABLE

If you wish to connect with a veterinarian via message, phone or video, visit our website and follow the "Online Consultation" link.

4. OPERATING HOURS

We are OPEN with the following hours:

- Monday - Thursday: 7:30 am - 7:00 pm
- Friday: 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
- Saturday: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
- Sunday: CLOSED


NEW PET OWNERS

Have you welcomed a new furry family member to your home? We’d love to meet them! Visit our Must Know New Pet Owner Information page for useful resources and helpful recommendations for new pet owners.

Thank you for your patience and understanding and we look forward to seeing you and your furry family members again!

- Your dedicated team at Aurora Animal Clinic