Does Frontline spray require a prescription?

Many of the most common topical flea medications such as Frontline Plus, Advantage II and K9 Advantix II do not require a prescription. One of the benefits of these oral medications is that they are more effective in keeping your pet flea-free.

Does Frontline spray work?

No. FRONTLINE is a flea treatment that affects fleas when they are exposed to the active ingredient on your pet’s coat. Unfortunately, there is no product on the market that effectively repels fleas or kills fleas instantly.

What does Frontline Spray do?

FRONTLINE ® Spray provides fast-acting, long-lasting, waterproof treatment and control of fleas, ticks and chewing lice for adult dogs and cats and for puppies and kittens 8 weeks of age or older.

Can I use Frontline spray everyday?

Treat all your dogs and cats every month for optimal flea control. When applied correctly, FRONTLINE PLUS remains active against fleas for at least one month. If you are in a paralysis tick area and have a cat, apply FRONTLINE SPRAY every 3 weeks for protection against paralysis ticks.

Can I buy Frontline spray over the counter?

Frontline Spray – 500ml is a Prescription Only Veterinary Medicine and by law requires a prescription from your vet. …

What if my dog licks Frontline spray?

If licking occurs shortly after application of Frontline Spray Treatment, a brief period of hyper-salivation may occur due to its bitter taste of the excipient. It should be applied at the back of the neck or in other areas where it cannot be reached by the dog to be licked. 12 of 40 people found this answer helpful.

Which is better Frontline spray or spot on?

Quick results: Spray is a quick flea killer, as it takes no time to spread across the body. Unlike spot-on treatments, that takes hours to spread, sprays spread at the very moment. They kill the existing fleas within no time. Thus, sprays start eradicating fleas instantly when applied at the dot place.

Can my dog sleep with me after frontline?

Can I handle or stroke my pet after applying FRONTLINE Plus® / FRONTLINE Tri-Act® / FRONTLINE® Spot On? You can handle, stroke and cuddle your pet as usual as soon as the application site is dry. In the meantime treated animals should not be handled and children should not be allowed to play or sleep with them.

Do pharmacies sell Frontline?

Where to buy FRONTLINE® Products. Our products are available from a wide variety of reputable specialist retailers including pet stores, pharmacies, agricultural stores and online retailers, as well as in most veterinary practices.

How much does Frontline cost?

$67.99 & FREE Shipping.

Why does my dog act weird after flea treatment?

Your dog may be having symptoms of Canine Cognitive Dysfunction, a.k.a dog dementia. After receiving flea medication, in addition to acting weird, your dog may have: These symptoms will appear usually a few hours after the flea medicine has been administered. The stomach problems could be a result of anything.

Why does my dog still have fleas after using frontline?

The active ingredient in FRONTLINE (fipronil) kills fleas by affecting their nervous system, making them hyperactive before dying. These dying fleas often rise to the top of your pet’s haircoat, so the presence of visible fleas after treating your pet, is a sign that the product is working.

Is it safe to use Frontline Plus on dogs?

FRONTLINE Plus flea and tick control for dogs and cats works quickly to kill fleas, ticks and lice. And, when used monthly, FRONTLINE can keep pests at bay by breaking the flea life cycle and controlling tick infestations. FRONTLINE Plus is safe to use on dogs and cats that are 8 weeks and older.

How does Frontline Plus Flea and tick treatment work?

FRONTLINE Plus offers fast-acting, long-lasting, waterproof flea and tick prevention. Our topical medication contains two tough pest killing active ingredients – one to kill adult fleas and ticks and one to kill flea eggs and larvae to prevent new flea infestations from starting.

Where can I buy Flea and tick spray for my Dog?

Natural flea control formulas use essential oils, herbs and other botanicals to repel pests. Confidently choose a product that is right for your dog. Find safe and effective pet flea and tick sprays and mists for dogs at PetSmart.