Once the mainstay of flea prevention, flea sprays and powders have fallen out of favor once spot-ons came on the market. Now used primarily for environmental control, an essential component of treating flea infestation. For every 5 adult fleas you see on a pet, there are 95 out there in the environment in different stages of growth! Varies. Common ingredients are: etofenprox, pyrethrins, tetrachlorvinphos. Product may also contain s-methoprene, which prevents larvae from developing. Fipronil, an active ingredient in many spot-on treatments, is also available as a spray. The active ingredients in flea and ticks sprays and powders are neurotoxins. S-methoprene containing products also prevent flea larvae from developing. Sprays and powders labeled for use on pets can be applied directly to the animal. Other products are designated for use in their environment, especially carpeting, upholstery, and bedding. May last days to weeks, depending on the product. Does not provide lasting flea and tick control on pets compared to spot-on formulations. May have an objectionable odor. Not recommended for pets or people with respiratory problems. Can cause skin and eye irritation to pet or to owners. Tetrachlorvinphos can be toxic to people. Some cats may have severe reactions to pyrethrin/pyrethroid-containing products. Signs of toxicity include salivation, tremors, seizures, vomiting, anorexia, and even death. Frontline, Hartz, Only Natural Pet, Sentry Image: / via
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Simply add the powders and drops to your animals daily diet, the combination of the vitamins, minerals and herbs, helps to change the odor of your dog and cats blood, so that fleas, ticks, mosquitoes, and black flies do not like the odor or taste of the blood. The odor is undetectable by humans and is loathed by bugs, therefore they do not like to bite, embed or to be attracted to your animal at all! At the same time, these remedies are building their immune system. We believe the healthier the animal the less likely for any infestations. It works! Over 20 years of proven testimonials!
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Fight against fleas, ticks and lice with Zodiac Flea & Tick Powder for Dogs, Puppies, Cats & Kittens. Zodiac kills fast, provides long-lasting control, and features a fresh citrus scent.
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