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The Purr-fect Shield: Why Indoor Cats Need Vaccinations Too

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Do you think your indoor cat is safe from diseases because they never go outside? Well, there’s a surprise!  Indoor cats can still get sick from things people bring inside or from a quick escape through an open window.

Why Vaccinate Indoor Cats?

Even though they stay indoors, cats can catch nasty diseases from tiny invaders called viruses. These viruses can travel on:

  • Air: They can float in the air and get your cat sick.
  • People: We can carry viruses on our clothes and shoes.
  • Objects: Your shopping bags or shoes could have germs on them.

Vaccines are like a superhero shield that protects your cat from these viruses. They help your cat fight off diseases before they make them sick.

What Vaccinations Do Indoor Cats Need?

Vets recommend certain vaccines for all cats, even indoor ones. These are called core vaccinations and protect against serious illnesses:

  • Feline Panleukopenia: This is a very contagious and dangerous disease.
  • Feline Herpesvirus 1 & Calicivirus: These viruses can make your cat have trouble breathing.
  • Rabies: This is a deadly disease that can spread to humans. (This vaccine is often required by law.)

Other Considerations

Some people worry that vaccines might make their cat sick. While this can happen rarely, it’s much better than getting a serious disease.

Talk to your vet about:

Titer testing: This is a blood test that checks if your cat already has enough protection from a previous vaccine.

Your cat’s lifestyle: Depending on your cat’s habits, your vet might recommend other vaccines.

Keeping Your Indoor Cat Healthy

Vaccinations are important, but there’s more you can do:

Feed your cat healthy food: Good food helps your cat fight off disease.

Take your cat to the vet regularly: Regular check-ups help catch problems early.

The Bottom Line

Vaccinations are a great way to keep your indoor cat healthy and happy. Talk to your vet to find out the best vaccination plan for your furry friend!

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