Into The World Of Flea And Tick Treatments For A Dog

The world will be a better place for your pet, if fleas and ticks cease to exist. A pet’s life is often marred by the presence of fleas and ticks around his dwelling environment. Not to mention, the itching sensation, which these, pests causes in a pet’s body.

A pet who is not protected from these fleas and ticks is at the risk of getting numerous health disorders. These disorders came in the form of serious skin issues such as hair loss and flea allergy dermatitis.

There are ways to protect one’s pet from these distresses. Knowing about the ways to counter flea problem is the first requirement on part of pet parents to address this issue. The only effective solution to counter this menace came in the form of fleas and ticks products.

These products are important for safeguarding your pet from flea and ticks.

1. Flea And Ticks – Monthly Spot-On Treatments

The monthly spot-on solutions are the best possible remedy to protect your pooch from external parasites. The products under this category kill the fleas present in your pet’s body and prevent further flea infestation.

Some of these products are titled as: Frontline Plus, k9 Advantixetc.

2. Oral Flea Treatment

Program Flavor Tablets for dogs is an effective oral treatment for breaking the flea life cycle and preventing further flea infestation. It contains Lufenuron, which is an insect regulator.

Tablets bearing the name of Capstar for dogs which are also a potent oral flea treatment.

3 .Flea & Ticks Collars

Collars are handy to protect your pet from further flea infestation because of his dwelling habits. A product of this kind is effective in keeping fleas and ticks at bay, which are present in the dog’s environment.

Example- Bayopet Tick And Flea Collar, Preventic Tick Collar

4. Spray And Powder For Flea Control

What will you do if you notice fleas running on your pet’s body? The ideal answer would be instant elimination of such pests. This is important for the fact that such live pests will bite your pet and then a cycle of distress came into play in your pet’s life.

Products that do the instant thing came in the form of Spray such as Frontline Spray For Dog.

Besides this, Ultrum Flea And Tick Powder remove fleas and ticks from a pet’s body in a short span of time.

5. Chewable Tablets

What if, your pet is not used to the above flea and ticks treatments. Here is another option for you. There is a wide range of chewable tablets, which can solve your pet’s flea and ticks problem.

Example- Simparica Chewable

Bravecto – 3 month flea pill

The above fleas and ticks treatments are must for protecting your pooch from his biggest enemy. However, a complete flea control program will not only address the issue of fleas present on a pet’s body, but also see the larger issue of fleas which have found base in a dog’s environment. Thus, for better results, treat your home environment (indoor+ outdoor) by thoroughly cleaning it once a week. Make it flea free and put your pet under the protection of above products. Such an exercise will safeguard your pet from any parasitic infestation and make his life stress free.

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Post Author: Jesse McDaniel

Jesse McDaniel is an animal activist that raises concerns and spreads awareness regarding pet health issues. She is also a self-proclaimed pet lover who tends to support many pet shelters, assisting them with supplies and medical aide on a regular basis.