Cats and dogs can be harmed when they are infested with fleas and ticks. It is better if you immediately treat this problem.
There are actually a lot of flea and tick treatments. You can choose from oral treatments, topical treatments and collars. You can buy these tick and flea treatments in pet stores and in online pet shops.
Here are the different types of treatment:
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Topical flea and tick treatments
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Topical flea and tick treatments is often used by pet owners. This kind of treatment have been used for years now. This kind of treatment is very easy to apply. This type of treatment is very effective and it can last for thirty days.
One type of treatment are anti tick and flea shampoo. You need to use this shampoo for at least two weeks straight, in order for the ticks and fleas to be eliminated. There are also anti tick and flea powder. In order for the tick and flea to be eliminated you need to apply the powder on your pet on a daily basis. Do this for about 14 days. There are also anti flea and tick ointments. The reaction of this ointment is quick and it is very easy to apply. Fleas and tick bites can be eliminated in just five minutes then after 12 hours after application it will completely remove this fleas and ticks.
Anti flea and tick collars
It is very easy to put this collar. This is used as a treatment and prevention. The collar will release ingredients that will immediately spread in the whole body of your pet. This kind of collar is actually waterproof, however it is better if you remove it when you give your pet a bath. Just to ensure that its effectiveness will last. This collar will eliminate these pests in just 48 hours. The collar will actually prevent ticks and fleas from invading your pets for about 6 to 8 months.
Oral anti flea and tick treatments
This kind of treatment is mostly used by pet owners that have pets that does not want to use collars. Not every kind of pet owner, wants to use this kind of treatment. But, this kind of treatment is very effective. You can actually add this oral treatment in the food of your pet. It does not affect the taste of the food of your pet. This circulates in the blood stream of your pet and when the flea or tick sucks the blood of your pet it will be eliminated. You will need to give this oral treatment for about a month.
You should use a treatment that your pet will be comfortable to use.