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Cat Flea And Tick Facts

A cat's world can harbour a number of unwanted pests. No matter where you live, fleas, and sometimes ticks, are just waiting to make a moving feast out of your cats and share your home! Fortunately there's FRONTLINE®, the only product of its kind that protects your cat and home against fleas and kills ticks.

Fleas

FRONTLINE Spray kills adult fleas quickly, before they can lay eggs, breaking the flea life cycle.  FRONTLINE Plus offers an additional ingredient that also kills eggs and larvae for further peace of mind. FRONTLINE is also the leading flea control product that can give your cats added protection against ticks.

FRONTLINE works like no other flea treatment, even in the wet. It moves quickly through the oils on your pet's skin and collects naturally in the hair follicles and oil producing glands. From this reservoir, it is constantly reapplied to the hair and skin, giving you long-lasting flea control.

A simple, regular, 6 weekly application of FRONTLINE Plus, applied as a few drops on the skin between the shoulders, is all you need to protect both your cat and your home against fleas. FRONTLINE is also available as a spray.

Available only from your vet clinic but you don't need to make an appointment or to take your pet.

FRONTLINE is a registered trademark of Merial Limited.

Ticks

The only tick found in New Zealand is the New Zealand cattle tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis). Cats can sometimes pick up ticks by wandering through pasture grazed by cattle.

FRONTLINE kills ticks and prevents reinfestation in cats.

Understanding the Flea Problem

Understanding the Flea Problem
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