Applying Frontline to a cat is done by breaking open the applicator, parting the hair between the shoulder blades and emptying the container onto the skin. Apply Frontline every month to prevent fleas and ticks with help from a practicing veterinarian in this free video on pet care.
Expert: Robert Sidorsky, DVM
Bio: Dr. Robert Sidorsky has been a practicing veterinarian for more than 25 years.
Filmmaker: Christian Munoz-Donoso
Frontline Plus For Cats Dosage Fleascience
The product information states that Frontline Plus has no known interactions with any other flea and tick preventatives. However, it does recommend waiting at least 24 hours after the application of another product before applying Frontline Plus. The Cat Health Guide recommends checking with your vet before using multiple products.
Frontline Bo Spot On Fleas And Ticks For Cats
Frontline Plus is one of multiple topical flea preventatives for cats. Like any medication, there are precautions associated with using it. This information is not intended to replace a consultation with your veterinarian. Since Frontline Plus is only available through vets, take the opportunity to discuss any questions or concerns with him.
Cat Flea Tick Control Frontline For Cats At Drsfostersmith
Frontline Plus is a monthly topical flea and tick preventative for dogs and cats. Frontline Plus kills 100% of adult fleas on your pet within 12 hours and 100% of all ticks and chewing lice within 48 hours. Frontline Plus contains an insect growth regulator, S-methoprene, which kills flea eggs and larvae. It's effective against all stages of the brown dog tick, the American dog tick, the lone star tick and the deer tick (the major carrier of Lyme disease). (3 Pack = 3 doses which lasts 3 months.)See insert for first aid and precautionary statements. It is a violation of Federal Law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling. Do not allow children to apply product. To prevent harm to you and your pet, read entire label and enclosed directions before each use. Follow all directions and precautionary statements carefully. Use on cats only. Do not use on rabbits. Do not use on other animals. To kill fleas, flea eggs & larvae, ticks, and chewing lice apply Frontline Plus for Cats as follows: To Remove Applicator: Lift and remove the plastic tab to expose foil backing; then peel away the foil. Or use scissors to open. Open applicator. Hold upright with foil side toward you and snap applicator tip. Apply Frontline Plus. Part the cat's hair above the shoulder blades, at the base of the neck. Place the applicator tip just above the skin and squeeze. Apply entire contents of the applicator in a single spot directly onto the cat's skin. Do not apply on top of the hair coat. Avoid contact with treated area until dry. Frontline Plus for Cats is approved for use on all cats, including breeding, pregnant, and lactating queens and kittens as young as 8 weeks. Frontline Plus remains effective even after bathing, water immersion, or exposure to sunlight. Frequency of Application: When used monthly, Frontline Plus completely breaks the flea life cycle and controls tick and chewing lice infestations. Do not reapply Frontline Plus for 30 days. Frontline Plus kills adult fleas, flea eggs, and flea larvae for up to six weeks. Frontline Plus also prevents development of all flea stages for up to six weeks. Frontline Plus can control fleas for up to six weeks, however, if there is a high risk of reinfestation or if the cat has fleas which may cause flea allergy dermatitis, a once monthly application may be needed. Frontline Plus kills ticks for at least one month. A once monthly application is recommended where tick control is needed. Frontline Plus kills all life stages of ticks (larva, nymph and adult). Frontline Plus kills ticks that may transmit Lyme disease, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, ehrlichiosis, babesiosis, anaplasmosis, haemobartonellosis and other tick-borne diseases. Frontline Plus kills chewing lice for at least one month. A once monthly application is recommended where chewing lice control is needed.