Vaccination Protocol

EQUINE VACCINATIONS PROTOCOL SCHEDULE FOALS

Vaccine Foals & Weanlings
(<12 months of age and mare was vaccinated pre-partum)
Foals & Weanlings
(<12 months of age and mare was NOT vaccinated pre-partum)

Tetanus/Eastern & Western Encephalitis/Influenza
(4-way vaccine)

Vaccinate initially with 3 doses:
1st dose – 4 to 6 months of age
2nd dose – 4 weeks after 1st dose
3rd dose – 10 to 12 months of age
Vaccinate initially with 3 doses:
1st dose – 1 to 4 months of age
2nd dose – 4 weeks after 1st dose
3rd dose – 4 weeks after 2nd dose

Rabies

Vaccinate initially with 3 doses:
1st dose – 6 months of age
2nd dose – 4 weeks after 1st dose
3rd dose – 10 to 12 months of age
Vaccinate initially with 3 doses:
1st dose – 3 to 4 months of age
2nd dose – 4 weeks after 1st dose
3rd dose – 10 to 12 months of age

West Nile Virus

Vaccinate in Spring at 10 months of age or older & booster 4 weeks after initial shot. Vaccinate in Spring at 10 months of age or older & booster 4 weeks after initial shot.

Potomac Horse Fever

Vaccinate initially with 2 doses:
1st dose – 5 months of age
2nd dose – 4 weeks after 1st dose
Vaccinate initially with 2 doses:
1st dose – 5 months of age
2nd dose – 4 weeks after 1st dose

Rhinopneumonitis

Vaccinate initially with 3 doses:
1st dose – 4 to 6 months of age
2nd dose – 4 weeks after 1st dose
3rd dose – 10 to 12 months of age
Booster every 6 months
Vaccinate initially with 3 doses:
1st dose – 4 to 6 months of age
2nd dose – 4 weeks after 1st dose
3rd dose – 10 to 12 months of age
Booster every 6 months

Botulism

Vaccinate initially with 3 doses:
1st dose – 2 to 3 months of age
2nd dose – 4 weeks after 1st dose
3rd dose – 4 weeks after 2nd dose
Vaccinate initially with 3 doses:
1st dose – 1 to 3 months of age
2nd dose – 4 weeks after 1st dose
3rd dose – 4 weeks after 2nd dose

Strangles

Vaccinate initially with 3 doses:
1st dose – 6 to 9 months of age
2nd dose – 3 to 4 weeks after 1st dose
3rd dose – 11 to 12 months of age
Vaccinate initially with 3 doses:
1st dose – 6 to 9 months of age
2nd dose – 3 to 4 weeks after 1st dose
3rd dose – 11 to 12 months of age