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Is the parvovirus vaccine the shot that prevents parvovirus?

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Yes, the parvovirus vaccine is meant to protect against parvovirus.  Sometimes it is given alone to puppies, but more commonly given as a vaccine given as one injection commonly known as DA2PP, DAPP, or DHPP.  This protects against canine distemper, canine adenovirus (sometimes called canine hepatitis which is why it’s sometimes H instead of A or A2 since it’s adenovirus-type2), as well as canine parvovirus, and parainfluenza.

For more information on recommendations for vaccinations, the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) is generally considered the gold standard in the United States.  Here are the guidelines released in 2017:  https://www.aaha.org/globalassets/02-guidelines/canine-vaccination/vaccination_recommendation_for_general_practice_table.pdf

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