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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 03-05-2008, 10:07 AM Thread Starter
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Tick/Flea Care

Does anyone have recommendations for a good tick/flea product? My dog is 7 months old. He is an indoor dog, but is walked outside in a large field bordered by woods twice a day. As soon as it gets a little warm out, I have found ticks on him, and on me to. I can't even imagine what spring and summer will be like! I have tried Nature's Guardian all natural spray but it stinks and I'm not sure how effective it will be.
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Re: Tick/Flea Care

I have found over the years that Bio Spot is the best when it comes to ticks and the vet I spoke with last week confirmed it.
During the hot summer months I use Bio Spot and during the winter I use Frontline (which is supposed to be better for fleas). Again the vet confirmed this and also said I was doing good by switching them because that way the won't get immuned to one or the other as apparently some dogs do and it stops working for them.

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Re: Tick/Flea Care

We have ticks here too, but I have never found one on Ava, I use K-9 Advantix.

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