Fleas and ticks are not only an annoyance, but they also pose a threat to animal and human health by transmitting disease. It is critical to protect your pets from these parasites and keep them out of your home. There are many effective flea and tick preventatives on the market to aid in controlling these pests. Knowing what kind of product to use is crucial to the health and safety of your pet and your family. Some products are topical ‘spot-on’ treatments while others are given orally.
Even though flea and tick preventatives must meet US government-required safety standards before they are sold, it is still important that pet owners carefully consider which product option is right for their pet. Things to consider are:
Parasite protection is not a “one-size-fits-all”. Please talk to us about your pets lifestyle, your family, and your pets environment before choosing a product.