Features August 2008 Issue

Dog Vaccination Information

Dr. Ron Schultz shares his vast expertise in vaccines with dog owners.

Vaccines are something that every dog owner should be educated about, and yet few seem to think about them at all, except to wonder about the need for them after they get a new dog. However, many people base this concern on the vet bill, rather than worries about the potential for side effects in their dogs! Immunology expert Ronald Schultz, PhD, Diplomate ACVIM (American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine), has spent much of his career studying animal vaccines. Dr. Schultz is professor and chair of the Department of Pathobiological Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine, and has more than 40 years’ experience in the field of immunology. His long-time university employment - as opposed to a career in industry - has provided him with a unique position of neutrality from which to observe the vaccine industry.

To continue reading this article you must be a paid subscriber.

The rest of the story is only a few seconds away!

Subscribe to Whole Dog Journal today and get immediate access to this article and more than 1,000 more. Plus, each month, a new issue of Whole Dog Journal will be delivered to you.


Subscriber Log In

Forgot your password? Click Here.
Already subscribed but haven't registered for all the benefits of the website? Click here.