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I used to use frontline for my other GSD a couple years back, but lived in an upscale part of town where everyone always had their yard treated for everything including fleas so I never had a problem around that neighborhood. I've since moved further out of town closer to country-land where the fleas and ticks were unavoidable, although I still live in a neighborhood. There are also several foxes just off my property line that bring in fleas near my house so no matter how much I treat, they're always going to be around.
I switched to Advantix and have not had a single flea or tick at all this year. It does repel and is water proof which is a bonus for me. It may not be a cure-all for everyone, but works wonders around here.
For an immediate fix for Ozzy, there are flea shampoo's you can get or a laundry soap called BORAX that can be rubbed into the fur that will kill the little buggers FAST. It takes VERY little for a dog his size, maybe a table spoon or so. However, be very careful using this, especially if he's typically a "licker" type dog, it can be harmful if ingested.
You can start with the flea shampoo or Borax for an immediate fix and consider changing your flea medication in the future for a longer term fix... :)
I hope this helps and Ozzy gets some relief
 

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TaraM1285, I looked into Capstar, the main reason two reasons I didn't go with them is 1) dog may have a reaction to pill that you then cannot get out (rare but possible) and 2) Capstar ONLY treats fleas and Ozzy is having a tick problem also.
My neighbor uses Capstar and has no problem, but their case is different than mine: they have a 13 year old pug that only goes out to pee which doesn't put it in much danger to environmental exposures like my two who go digging thru the woods with me.
Just my experience :)
 
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