Regular Delivery Service, let us remember for you!
Vanguard 7
25 Dose

  • 25 Dose £446.99
  • One Dose £17.99

Selection of 2 products from

£17.99 to £446.99


This product is sourced in the United Kingdom and is intended for use in the United Kindgom only.

Vanguard 7

Species: Dogs Therapeutic indication: Immunological veterinary medical products: For dogs Active ingredient: Vaccine Antigens Product:Vanguard® 7 Product index: Vanguard 7


Vanguard 7 is presented as a Lyophilisate and solvent for solution for injection. The fractions are: Vanguard DA2Pi: freeze-dried fraction containing live attenuated canine distemper virus, N-CDV strain ≥ 103.0 CCID50, live attenuated canine adenovirus Type 2, Manhattan strain ≥ 103.2 CCID50 and live attenuated parainfluenzavirus, NL-CPI-5 strain ≥ 106.0 CCID50. Vanguard CPV-L: liquid fraction containing live attenuated canine parvovirus, NL-35-D strain, low passage ≥ 107.0 CCID50, inactivated Leptospira canicola ≥ PD40 and inactivated Leptospira icterohaemorrhagiae ≥ PD40. CCID50 – Cell culture infectious dose-50 PD40 – At least 40 hamsters protective doses. Also contains traces of neomycin and gentamycin.


For the active immunisation of healthy puppies and dogs to prevent mortality and clinical signs due to canine distemper virus infections, to prevent clinical signs including leucopenia and reduce viral shedding caused by canine parvovirus (type 2a), to prevent mortality and clinical signs including leucopenia and reduce viral shedding caused by canine parvovirus (types 2b and 2c), to reduce mortality and clinical signs due to canine adenovirus type 1 infections, to reduce clinical signs and infection or excretion due to canine adenovirus type 2 infections, to reduce clinical signs and infection due to Leptospira canicola and icterohaemorrhagiae, and to reduce pathological signs of disease caused by canine parainfluenzavirus infections. Onset of immunity occurs by approximately two weeks after the last dose of the Basic Vaccination Scheme. Onset of immunity for the canine parvovirus component (type 2b) occurs 7 days after a single dose when animals are vaccinated from 9 weeks of age. The duration of immunity for canine distemper virus, canine parvovirus, canine adenovirus type 1 and 2 and the leptospiral components is at least 12 months. However, the duration of immunity for canine parainfluenzavirus has not been determined.

Dosage and administration

Reconstitute one vial of the freeze-dried fraction (Vanguard DA2Pi) aseptically using the contents of one vial of the liquid fraction (Vanguard CPV-L) as diluent. Shake well and immediately inject the entire contents of the reconstituted vial (1 ml) subcutaneously. Do not use chemically sterilized syringes or needles, as these will interfere with the effectiveness of the vaccine.

Basic Vaccination Scheme

Puppies younger than 10 weeks of age

Two doses of Vanguard 7 at least 14 days apart. The first dose can be given as young as 7 weeks of age. The second dose should not be given until at least 10 weeks of age.

Puppies 10 weeks of age and older

A single dose of Vanguard 7, followed by a single dose of Vanguard Lepto ci at least 14 days later.

Re-vaccination scheme

A single dose of Vanguard 7 to be given annually thereafter. See Further Information section for more detailed guidance relating to duration of immunity.

Contra-indications, warnings, etc

Do not vaccinate unhealthy or pregnant animals. Vaccinated dogs may have a transient swelling 4-6 hours after vaccination which resolves after approximately 7 days. If a systemic anaphylactic reaction occurs (e.g. vomiting) administer adrenaline or an equivalent. Occasional, transient swellings may occur at the injection site after vaccination with an overdose. No treatment is necessary in most cases of overdose. However, if a systemic anaphylactic reaction occurs (e.g. vomiting) administer adrenaline or an equivalent. The canine adenovirus Type 2 and canine parvovirus vaccinal strains may be shed from vaccinated animals for a number of days following vaccination. However, due to the low pathogenicity of these strains, it is not necessary to keep vaccinated animals separated from non-vaccinated animals. High levels of maternally derived antibodies (MDA) may interfere with the response to vaccination. Although the vaccine has been shown to be efficacious in the presence of levels of MDA that are likely to be encountered under field conditions, where for any reason it is likely that particularly high levels of MDA are present (for example against the CPV component), this should be taken into account when planning the timing of vaccinations.

User warning

In case of accidental self-injection, wash the area immediately with water. If symptoms develop, seek medical attention showing a copy of the product literature.

Pharmaceutical precautions

Store and transport at +2°C to +8°C. Do not freeze. No information is available on the safety and efficacy of this vaccine when used with any other veterinary medicinal product. A decision to use this vaccine before or after any other veterinary medicinal product therefore needs to be decided on a case by case basis. Do not mix with any other vaccine or immunological product. Dispose of waste material by boiling, incineration or immersion in an appropriate disinfectant approved for use by the competent authorities. For animal treatment only. Keep out of reach and sight of children.

Legal category

Legal category: POM-V

Packaging quantities

Packs contain 25 vials of the Vanguard DA2Pi freeze-dried fraction and 25 vials of Vanguard CPV-L liquid fraction. Packs of disposable syringes with needles are also available.

Further information

Annual booster vaccination is recommended. However, should Veterinary Surgeons conduct a risk-benefit analysis for individual animals to determine the frequency of revaccination with Vanguard 7, they should be aware of the following information. Serological data has indicated that most dogs, when given at least the first annual booster, can maintain protective levels of immunity to the viral components of Vanguard 7 for up to 4 years. For further information please contact the company. The CAV-2 strain used in Vanguard 7 has not been associated in either laboratory or field studies with corneal opacity (”blue eye”) or uveitis associated with adenovirus type 1 (CAV-1). Canine parvovirus disease in kennels and pet shops is a problem of intensive husbandry and must be treated as such. Without careful professional attention to management practices in such places, successful disease control may be difficult to achieve. When used in accordance with the recommended vaccination regime, Vanguard 7 can aid in the reduction of environmental contamination with canine parvovirus.

Marketing Authorisation Number

Vm 42058/4157


GTIN description:25 x 1 dose: GTIN:05013457077339

Need help or advice? Contact us:

  • Landline: 01582 842096
  • Mon - Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
  • Sat: 9:00am - 1:00pm (Collections only)
  • Email: [email protected]

All prices include VAT where applicable.

Delivery Information

How quickly do you deliver?

Under almost all products on our website is an Estimated dispatch time, check this for a delivery prediction specific to the item you are looking to purchase. These badges are updated live based on the stock levels we have and also those of our suppliers - so are usually very accurate, but cannot be guaranteed. In more general terms, we aim to dispatch all orders within 1 working day of receiving payment (and a prescription if required). If we cannot do so within 3 working days we will contact you by email.

What do you charge for delivery?

For UK delivery, we charge the following:

Order Total Weight Delivery
£0-£28.99 Under 2kg £2.99
2kg+ £4.99
£29-£38.99 Under 2kg Free
2kg+ £4.99
£39+ Under 2kg Free
2kg+ Free

Prices quoted are for delivery to all parts of mainland UK except certain Scottish postcodes (where the price is higher for items sent by courier. Delivery of food abroad (including Channel Islands, N. Ireland and other islands around the UK) is charged at a higher price and free delivery is not available. Temperature controlled products, such as Insulin, are also not always subject to the standard and/or free delivery options.

For full information on our delivery charges, including prices on heavy deliveries to Scotland and abroad, see our delivery information page.

We can deliver most items to all around the world, but prices do vary. The majority of light weight orders (less than 1.5kg) can be delivered for a flat rate of £10. For an accurate estimate of the delivery charge, please put the items you require in your basket and use the "Estimate Delivery" system on the shopping basket page (you only need to enter your country and postal/zip code) for a quick quote. For deliveries to the USA you may need to go to the checkout page and enter your full address to get a quote (as some services need your state in order to quote too). For more information on international deliveries, please see our delivery information page.

Delivery of aerosols

Due to restrictions aerosols can't be sent by Royal Mail. We appreciate your understanding.

Delivery of temperature controlled items

Some products, such as insulin and frozen food, need to be delivered in insulated packaging to prevent them from getting too warm (or too cold) during transit from us to you. Purchasing any of these items in your order will result in a £1.99 charge being added to the total to cover the high cost of the insulated packaging materials. You only pay the £1.99 once per order, regardless of how many temperature controlled items you purchase in that order.

How do I cancel or return an order?

Please call us as soon as possible if you need to amend or cancel an order on 01582 842096. If your order has been processed for dispatch we will be unable to cancel or amend the order. You will however be able to return your product for a full refund*.

To return an item, you must contact us by phone or email to arrange this BEFORE posting any product back to us. We will explain the process at this stage for you.

*For full details on returns, see our terms and conditions page.


Q & A

Below are some recent questions we've received regarding Vanguard 7, including answers from our team.

3 February 2018 at 11:39am

Delivery temperature


My dog reacts to other vaccines and therefore has to have vanguard. This is unavailable at my vets. My vet is concerned that if I buy it mail order the vaccine will go above the recommended storage temperature and therefor will become ineffective. Can you tell me what sort of packaging that this drug is posted in, and how effective this is in keeping the temperature below 8*?

  • Veterinary Advisor

All temperature sensitive items are delivered by next day delivery. We use gel packs following tests done by ourselves on different packaging. The outcome was that vials remained at less than 3 degrees C after 24 hours. As such we are confident that any vaccines you order will not exceed 8 degrees before delivery.