"Our recommended protocols"



  • FVRCP booster every 3 to 4 weeks until about 14 weeks of age, starting about 8 weeks (2 to 3 total boosters)
  • Rabies vaccine at 3 to 4 months of age (good for 1 year)
  • FeLV vaccine for outdoor cats (2 boosters needed 3 to 4 weeks apart for protection)
  • Fecal evaluation for parasites
  • FeLV/FIV test for all newly acquired kittens, over 3 months of age or sick
  • Spay/neuter at about 6 months of age
  • Flea/tick preventatives as needed for fleas/ticks
  • Monthly heartworm prevention for at risk, mosquito-exposed kittens
  • We offer preanesthetic bloodwork and ECG for procedures.


  • Twice-yearly physical exam
  • Yearly rabies vaccination for all cats
  • FVRCP vaccine yearly for about 3 years then every 3 years
  • Annual FeLV vaccine and heartworm test for outdoor/at risk cats
  • FeLV/FIV/Heartworm testing for newly acquired cats
  • Fecal evaluation for parasites annually
  • Flea/tick preventatives for all flea/tick-exposed cats
  • Monthly heartworm prevention for at risk, mosquito-exposed cats
  • Dental care/evaluation for handscale/prophylactic cleaning as appropriate
  • Annual bloodwork (CBC/Chem/T4/UA) for all older cats (>7 to8 years)
  • Preanesthetic bloodwork for all procedures


Call 703-754-9888 to schedule an appointment for your pet today!