SOONER VETERINARY HOSPITAL
FLEA AND TICK
Bravecto for dogs is an oral pill that kills fleas and ticks for 3 months with 1 dose. After treating, the Bravecto chew starts killing fleas within 2 hours and kills >98% of fleas within 12 hours for 12 weeks. Bravecto kills 100% of ticks on dogs within 12 hours and has no known resistance. Bravecto is FDA approved and safe for dogs weighing at least 4.4 lbs and for dogs and puppies aged 6 months and older.
Bravecto for cats is a topical product that kills fleas and ticks for 3 months with 1 application. After treating, Bravecto kills 100% of the fleas in 8 hours. Bravecto in cats is proven to kill >94% of blacklegged ticks for 12 weeks and > 98% of American dog ticks for 8 weeks within 48 hours. It is proven safe for cats and kittens weighing at least 2.6 lbs and 6 months of age or older. For more information go to www.us.bravecto.com.
Seresto collars for dogs and cats are not your average flea and tick collars. They have been developed using a novel blend of materials, which means it can release active ingredients in controlled, very low doses – giving your dog or cat up to 8 months of protection against fleas and ticks. For dogs and puppies 7 weeks old or older. For Cats and kittens 10 weeks old and older. For more information go to www.seresto.com.
Vectra 3D repels and kills fleas, ticks, mosquitoes, biting and sand flies, lice and mites (excluding mange mites). Vectra 3D kills through contact so parasites don’t have to bite to die. It will kill fleas in 6 hours. Vectra 3D remains effective after bathing or swimming. It is a topical product that is applied monthly and can be used in dogs and puppies as young as 8 weeks of age. For more information go to www.vectrapet.com
Catego is an effective monthly prevention and treatment of fleas, flea eggs, flea larvae, ticks and chewing lice for cats and kittens weighing 1.5 lbs and 8 weeks of age or older. It kills fleas within 6 hours and kills ticks through contact so they do not have to bite to die. Catego is the only product with the unique combination of these three proven active ingredients: Dinotefuran, Fipronil and Pyriproxyfen. For more information go to www.categocat.com.