I vaccinated both of my dogs against Bordatella only for them to catch Kennel cough in the past week. Is the Bordatella vaccine only part effective? or does it shorten the duration / make it a milder illness? Is it possible that vaccinating was pointless? Can ‘kennel cough’ be one of a range of seasonal bronchitis viruses that the vaccine does not cover?
Both dogs attended the vets on Tuesday last week and had shots of steroids and two weeks of antibiotics and the vet said ‘kennel cough’ was responsible.
My girl has it worse and has developed tonsilitis. There is an outbreak in my area the vet said

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