Protecting Pets from Pests
These pest-prevention products keep pets safe by tackling ticks and fighting fleas.
The Adams Flea and Tick Collar for Dogs and Puppies kills adult fleas and ticks and repels mosquitoes for up to six months. Two collars in each tin provide up to 12 months of flea and tick control. The collar features an extended-release technology that distributes the active ingredient over six months. Once the collar is applied, the active ingredient is transferred from the collar to the dog’s hair, and then to the skin. The adjustable, one-size collar fits all dogs and is water resistant.
TropiClean Natural Flea & Tick Pet Spray kills flea and ticks on contact. It contains natural and powerful pest-fighting ingredients like lemongrass and sesame oil. The spray delivers long-lasting effects and is safe enough to use on dogs and puppies 12 weeks or older.
The flea and tick prevention products from EcoSMART treat both dogs and their favorite areas in and around the house. Flea & Tick Killer for Home & Bedding will keep sleeping areas pest-free, and the Yard & Kennel treatment will kill fleas and ticks in outdoor areas. Flea & Tick Repellent and Flea & Tick Control can be sprayed directly on a dog to maintain a safe shield that keeps away fleas, ticks and mosquitoes. All products are made with an effective blend of several essential plant oils and do not contain synthetic toxins.
The Earth Animal Herbal Flea & Tick Defense Program is a system of products made with pure, natural and effective ingredients. Used both internally and externally, they defend against and eliminate fleas, ticks and other biting insects without using harsh or harmful chemicals, pesticides or insecticides. The special combination of vitamins, minerals, nutrients and herbs changes the odor of dogs’ and cats’ blood in a way that is undetectable by humans but loathed by insects. The products are safe for animals and the environment.
PetLock Max is a convenient, easy-to-apply monthly topical flea and tick treatment formulated specifically for dogs. Each application is long-lasting and repels and kills fleas, ticks, mosquitos, biting flies and lice. PetLock Max also targets and prevents the development of all life stages of fleas (eggs, larvae and pupae). It kills fleas within 12 hours of application and the waterproof treatment prevents further infestations for four weeks. This product is available in four sizes: Small Dog (5-10 lbs), Medium Dog (11-20 lbs), Large Dog (21-55 lbs) and XLarge Dog (55+ lbs).
Defense+ for Dogs from Nutri-Vet kills, repels and prevents re-infestation of fleas, ticks, mites and mosquitos. It does not contain any neonicotinoids, which are insecticides harmful to the bee population. This product is available in available in four sizes: Puppy and Miniature Dogs (5-10 lbs.), Small Dogs (11-32 lbs.), Large Dogs (33-66 lbs.) and X-Large Dogs (Over 66 lbs.).
The Natural Flea & Tick Spray from Natural Chemistry uses essential oils to kill parasites quickly and repel them for one to two weeks. The chemical- and pyrethrin-free formulas use natural cinnamon, clove, cedar wood and cottonseed oils to effectively kill and repel all pests and parasite insects, including mosquitoes, bed bugs, flies, ants and cockroaches.
Espree Flea & Tick Shampoo kills fleas and ticks on dog and cats, as well as puppies and kittens over 12 weeks. It also cleans and conditions their coats, helping pets smell fresh and clean. In addition to shampoo, Espree also offers Flea & Tick spray and easy-to-use wipes.
H&C Animal Health’s Catego for Cats uses a unique combination of ingredients that kills adult fleas, flea eggs, flea larvae, ticks and chewing lice. Catego can be used topically on cats over 1.5 lbs. and at least eight weeks of age. It starts to work within six hours of application.
Sturtevant’s Canine Formula is proven to be effective in protecting dogs from fleas and ticks. It contains a proprietary blend of natural ingredients known to eliminate fleas, ticks and parasitic mites. When used in conjunction with other tick—and flea— control products, the formula helps keep dogs safe and healthy. It also stops itching and helps heal wounds.
Flea Flicker! Tick Kicker! from Ark Naturals can be used on both cats and dogs that are 12 weeks and older. It kills and repels fleas, mosquitos and ticks by contact. Made in the USA, this natural product contains herbal ingredients like geraniol, eugenol and peppermint. The easy spray-on application allows it to work instantaneously and it stays active for five to seven days. Two sizes are available: 8 oz. and 64 oz.
Bio-Groom’s Flea & Tick Conditioning Shampoo provides ultra softness and maximum killing power. It cleans, conditions, moisturizes and still kills pests without harming the coat or pet. The formula contains pyrethrins, which are natural insecticides that kill fleas, lice and ticks without stripping oils from the skin. The shampoo rinses out quickly and is made in the USA. It is safe for dogs and cats 12 weeks and older. Four sizes are available: 12 oz., 32 oz., 1 gal. and 5 gal.