Which is better Frontline Plus or Advantix?
Advantix kills fleas, ticks, mosquitoes and chewing lice and also repels ticks, fleas, biting flies, and mosquitoes. If you live in an area with lots of mosquitoes or flies, this may be the best choice. Frontline Plus kills fleas, ticks, and chewing lice, and prevents fleas from laying new eggs.
Is Advantix toxic to dogs?
Most veterinarians consider Advantix safe for dogs, but it is a strong medication that should be used with caution. The main active ingredients are imidacloprid and permethrin, both of which can be toxic in high doses.
Is Advantix good for dogs?
What is the safest flea and tick medication for dogs?
If chemical products are necessary for additional flea or tick control, NRDC recommends s-methoprene or pyriproxyfen, which are less toxic ingredients—but read the labels carefully because some products use them with other, more harmful pesticides.
Is Advantix bad for dogs?
How long after applying K9 Advantix can I touch my dog?
Advantix should be applied after bathing your dog and the coat has completely dried. The impact of K9 Avantix remains for about 48 hours. This means that the earliest you can touch your furred friend is 48 hours or 2 days after applying K9 Advantix.
What are the active ingredients in K9 Advantix II?
Active ingredients are Imidacloprid, Permethrin, and Pyriproxyfen. These ingredients kill and repel fleas, mosquitoes, and ticks, including Deer ticks, American Dog ticks, Brown dog ticks, and Lone Star ticks. Do not use K9 Advantix II on cats.
How long does it take for K9 Advantix II to work?
K9 Advantix II kills fleas within 12 hours. New fleas that jump on the dog from the surroundings, such as grass, carpet and pet bedding, are killed within 2 hours with protection against further infestation for at least 4 weeks. Why do I still see fleas after using K9 Advantix II?
Does Bayer K9 Advantix II kill fleas?
Bayer K9 Advantix II kills and repels fleas, ticks and mosquitoes through contact. These harmful parasites do not have to bite your dog to die. Bayer K9 Advantix II topical flea, tick and mosquito protection for dogs is recommended by veterinarians.
Can Advantix cause high levels of poison?
Sure enough, there were high levels of the poison in his blood. The vet agreed that he was having a really bad reaction to the advantix and sent us home with a muscle relaxer for our dog and said to give him a few days. It’s been almost two weeks and my dog is still suffering.