Rattlesnake Vaccine

A Rattlesnake bite IS a Veterinary Emergency. You live in a high risk rattlesnake habitat, typically rattlesnakes are most active in warmer seasons.  However with our warmer winters it is entirely possible to see rattlesnakes year round.  The damage caused by a rattlesnake bite can result in serious injury or even death. When an unprotected dog is bitten the the toxins in snake venom are very painful and can have serious consequences.  Even if your dog survives the bite the risk of permanent injury is present.  The Red Rock Rattlesnake Vaccine was developed specifically to help defend dogs from the dangerous effects of rattlesnake venom. The vaccine works by stimulating an animal's immunity to defend against potentially harmful agents.  The Rattlesnake Vaccine is intended to help create an immunity that will protect your dog against the rattlesnake venom.  That's rattlesnake protection that will put you and your dog at ease.

Treatment of a rattlesnake bite is expensive!  Treatment of snakebites may include anti venom injections that can cost hundreds to thousands of dollars. Vaccination can reduce the impact of snakebite, reduce or eliminate the need for anti venom, and decrease the need for other treatments. Other treatments for snake bite may include hospitalization, intravenous fluids and medications, even possible surgery.

Even snake bites by non venomous snakes can lead to serious infections and antibiotics may be needed. A veterinarian is the best person to consult regarding medical decisions for your dog.

Please know that we offer the vaccination as a series for your pets safety!
Call today 520-762-0455

Dog Bit in face by Rattle Snake in January 2014   

This poor patient was bitten in the face by rattlesnake, thankfully they received their rattlesnake vaccine, they were treated with antibiotics and discharged.

Featured Links

Click to find out more

Coupon of the Month

Click on any month to get the coupon! Print it out! and bring it to your appointment.








Find us on the map

Internet Specials

Coupons are available just download and print them out for your next visit! Find them on the bottom of the home page.

During any Surgical procedure you may ask for a HomeAgain Micro Chip the cost is $25.00

We have the K9 Flu vaccine & the Lepto vaccine.


Restrictions are must have an exam within 1yr, must be healthy with no issues.

Friends in their Laser Goggles!!

Featured Articles

Read about interesting topics

  • Lost Pets

    Has your pet wriggled their way through the fence or dashed out the front door? When searching for your lost pet, make sure you include these steps in your hunt. ...

    Read More
  • Should You Leave Your Cat Alone for a Long Weekend?

    So you have a trip planned for the weekend, but what should you do with your cat? Learn how to best care for your cat while you're away. ...

    Read More
  • Flea and Tick Season

    Want to protect your pet from fleas and ticks? These tips can help. ...

    Read More
  • Summer Grooming Tips

    Want to keep your pet cool and comfortable this summer? A few changes to your normal grooming routine can help. ...

    Read More
  • What to Do If Your Pet is Stung

    Don't get us wrong, we love the bees! But we don't love when our pets get stung. Follow our tips to treat and prevent bee stings on your furry best friend. ...

    Read More
  • Tips for Traveling With Your Pet

    Do you dread hitting the road with your pet? These tips may make the trip more comfortable and enjoyable for you both. ...

    Read More
  • 6 Questions to Ask At Your Senior Pet's Next Check Up

    Want to keep your senior pet healthy and happy? Ask these six questions at your pet's next check up. ...

    Read More
  • Why the Controversy About Pet Vaccinations?

    As with anything, pet vaccinations can be too much of a good thing. Similar to parents who are learning more about vaccinations for children, veterinarians and pet owners alike are beginning to question some of the standard wisdom when it comes to protecting pets. There are certain fatal diseases against ...

    Read More
  • Pet Clothes: A Fashion Statement or a Necessity?

    There is nothing cuter than a pet in a colorful sweater, but do our furry friends really need to wear clothing? Although clothing is not a necessity for every pet, some animals benefit from a little extra protection during cold or damp days. Others enjoy wearing festive clothing during holidays or other ...

    Read More
  • Introducing a New Pet to Your Current Ones

    Pet Proofing Your Home Introducing your new pet to your current one is only a single part of the equation relating to taking a new pet home. You also have to make sure your new pet is comfortable in your home, which is a foreign environment to the animal. Like humans, animals can experience high levels ...

    Read More

Newsletter Signup

Sign up for more articles