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Fleas and ticks;
tick and flea meds,
tick and flea control (indoors & outside)

Fleas jump, ticks crawl, and they’re both unwanted company for your pet. Despite its name, the cat flea is the number one external parasite of both cats and dogs and over 95% of the flea population exists in carpet and grass. Treat your pet and the surrounding environment, and if your pet spends any time outdoors, make sure you thoroughly spray the yard.

Flea and tick preventatives (Frontline Plus, Advantage II and K9 Advantix II)
How to apply flea & tick medications
When flea meds fail
Tick and flea medication comparison chart

Flea meds FAQ
Flea & tick control for the indoors · Flea & tick control for the outdoors

Flea control for kittens · Flea control for puppies

Tick FAQ · Flea FAQ

Diseases:
Flea Allergy Dermatitis
Lyme disease in dogs and cats

List of flea & tick medications and supplements

 
 

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  Flea & Tick Facts:

  • Fleas are the number one cause of allergies.
  • About one in five visits to a veterinary office is for skin problems.
  • Fleas cause more dermatitis than any other insect.
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    The information about medications is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, warnings, allergic reactions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for your pet. It is not a substitute for a veterinary exam, and it does not replace the need for services provided by your veterinarian.

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