Is Ovitrol safe for cats?

Is Ovitrol safe for cats?

Etofenprox is less toxic to cats than other synthetic pyrethroids, but as other pyrethroids it is only very slowly eliminated in the cat’s organism, which enhaces it’s toxicity.

How do you use Ovitrol?

USE ONLY ON DOGS, PUPPIES, CATS, KITTENS, HORSES AND PONIES treat face, dampen a cloth with spray and rub on face and head, being careful to avoid eyes. Repeat every 2 months for continuous fly infestation prevention. If your horse/pony becomes reinfested, Ovitrol Plus® may be reapplied weekly.

What is Ovitrol?

Ovitrol Plus Flea, Tick and Bot Spray controls fleas, flea larvae, ticks, lice, mosquitoes, gnats and horse bots. Botfly eggs and flea eggs sprayed with this will not hatch into adults. Quickly kills adult fleas plus kills their hatching eggs for up to 2 months. Rapid action formula may be reapplied weekly.

Can 8 week old kittens be treated for fleas?

At what age should kittens have flea treatment? Young kittens can be very delicate, so most flea treatments can only be given to a kitten aged 8 weeks or more. However, some flea treatments are only suitable for kittens aged at least 12 weeks.

What is the fastest way to get rid of fleas on a kitten?

Treating Your Kitten’s Fleas

  1. Comb your cat with a flea comb dipped in a mixture of soap and water.
  2. Bathe your kitten in a flea shampoo – not going to lie, this isn’t going to be a fun time.
  3. Treat your cat with a flea spray.
  4. Use flea preventative medication year-round.

What home remedy kills fleas on kittens?

Mix 1/4 cup of lemon juice into 2 to 3 cups of baby shampoo. The lemon juice repels and kills fleas and the shampoo smothers them. Mix this ahead of time as you won’t be able to with a handful of wet, squirming kitten. Fill a sink half full with warm water.

What to do if kitten is infested with fleas?

If you have a flea infestation, you should: Remove any visible fleas with a fine comb. Bathe your kitten with a flea and tick shampoo that’s designed for sensitive skin, so it’s gentle to use on your fur baby. Wash all bedding in hot water and vacuum any carpeted areas in your home.

Why does an indoor cat get fleas?

How do fleas reach your indoor cat? Almost any living creature or inanimate object can bring a flea into your home. Other pets such as dogs are obvious culprits, but fleas can also jump onto your clothes, shoes and bags and be inadvertently carried indoors that way.

Why does my cat still have fleas after treatment?

Not treating often enough Fleas go through a life cycle of egg, larvae, pupae and adult. Most flea treatments just kill adult fleas, but fleas can continue to emerge for months after you think an infestation has ended. When a newly emerged female flea finds a host, she can lay eggs within one day.

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