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Antibiotic resistance is a hot topic in human medicine and is a current issue that doctors are battling in hospitals, nursing homes, and clinics. Antibiotic use in animals can also contribute to the emergence of antimicrobial resistance in bacteria that may be transferred to humans, thereby reducing the effectiveness of antimicrobial drugs for treating human disease.
Vaccinating your pet has long been considered one of the easiest ways to prevent illness and to help your pet live a long, healthy life. Additionally, vaccines are a vital part of an animal’s health in not only preventing a pet from becoming ill but also protecting the pet community from diseases that we could eradicate (just like measles in people)! Vaccinating your pet also protects the human community from contracting certain diseases.