Safe Use of Flea and Tick Products in Pets
Pet owners should take certain precautions to use these products safely on their pets. …read more
Source: FDA.com – Consumer Health Information Updates
These days, there are a lot of tick and flea products which are used especially for our furry pets. They come in soap or powder form which you can lather on your pet during bath to help get rid of the external parasites or dust over their fur to have added protection during the day. But you should know that not all brands of flea and tick products are the same. You will need to consult with your veterinarian about the best brand of product which you can use on your pets. He knows very well which type is gentlest but most potent in getting rid of these crawling parasites. There are those which don’t only strip your pet off of ticks and fleas but also their fur as well. You also need to remember that these products should not be used daily, it is wise to alternate them with your pet’s mane conditioner or regular bath soap as these products can be quite irritating for them if used daily.