If your cat or dog has fleas, you should get rid of them immediately. If left untreated, the fleas can bite humans and transmit diseases. They suck human’s blood and transmit all sorts of diseases like typhus and plague. Fortunately, today you can find various flea treatments for cats and dogs in the market. These medications are specially designed to help you get rid of fleas on your pet easily.
Advantage Flea Control is a very powerful flea treatment manufactured by the chemical company Bayer. This product is for external use and it can relieve the painful flea bites. Advantage Flea Control is available in several different varieties and below are the two most popular varieties that you can find in the market today:
1. Advantage II Purple 4-Month Flea Control for cats over 9 lbs.
This fast-working flea control is able to stop fleas from biting in only three to five minutes after application. Within 12 hours of application, 98 – 100% fleas will be killed. It does not only kill adult fleas, but it kills the larvae and the eggs as well. Once you applied the product on your cat’s skin, it can prevent infestations up to 4 weeks. You will love to know that it will be still effective even after shampooing or swimming. One package contains 4 tubes which will last you for up to 4 months.
How To Use It
The Advantage II Purple is very easy to use. You only need squeeze the content of one tube onto the back of your cat’s neck. It will spread over your cat’s body and will provide protection for up to 1 month. This flea control treatment will work best if you use non-detergent shampoo when bathing your cat.
2. Advantage Green 6-Month Flea Control for dogs up to 10 lbs.
This fast-acting flea control contains imidacloprid, which is a powerful insecticide that is able to eliminate fleas within 12 hours of use. Once you have applied the medication, it will protect your dog against flea infestations for up to 4 week since it features a long-lasting formula. It is also water-resistant, thus it won’t fade away even after you bathe your dog. One package contains 6 tubes which will last you for up to 6 months.
How To Use It
You only need squeeze the content of one tube onto the skin on the back of your dog’s neck. It will spread over your dog’s body and will provide protection for up to 1 month. You do not need to reapply after weekly bathing. For best results, use non-detergent shampoo when bathing your dog.