How to Make Fleas Flee
... and no other ectoparasite (i.e., an external parasite like a mite or a tick), we do not usually go this route. The same thing applies to flea powders and sprays. Flea collars work well on adult fleas, and new ones have residual activity up to eight months.
Safe, effective anti-flea and tick products
Dear Dr. Fox • After reading your latest column about fleas ... ticks for my cats (whom I walk on a leash) using hydrosols, which are water-distilled oils and, therefore, safe for cats (since oils are toxic for them). These sprays would also work for ...
Safe and Cost Effective Ways to Prevent Fleas and Ticks on your Pets
Frontline Advantage and Advantix are two of the most popular products in preventing fleas and ticks on your pets. These products are applied to the skin once every 30 days, and unlike the old topical treatments, they do not filter through a pet's organs.
Which flea or tick products should you buy?
The question isn’t so much, should you protect your pets from fleas and ticks, but instead, where should you buy flea and products, and how do you decide what to buy ... purchased over the counter can work great, others not so much.
Frontline flea and tick control products Are fleas becoming resistant?
Research seems to debunk theory of flea resistance to Frontline flea and tick control products Numerous research projects have examined the susceptibility of fleas to fipronil, the active ingredient in all Frontline products. There does not appear to be ...