Faced with the problem of fleas and ticks can even the owner of the cat, which does not go outside. Parasites can be brought from the street on clothes, on the dog. Lack of proper pet hygiene and clean bed is one of the reasons for the spread of pests. Drops from fleas and ticks for cats are the best remedy.
From fleas and ticks for a cat, a lot of tools are used. These are collars, shampoos, sprays and aerosols, drugs. Protective substances for animals in the form of drops are recommended as universal. This does not create discomfort for the cat and gives maximum effect.
The use of flea drops is due to the following advantages:
- These are the most effective and safest types of protection against ticks. The place of application of drops (at the withers) eliminates overdose and intoxication of the body. The composition of the drops contains many times less insecticides: they can be used for old and young animals, including kittens.
- Several groups of insecticides are selected in drops from fleas. This means that regardless of the characteristics of the body, lice, the infection will go away. Means at the same time well influences ticks and fleas.
- Pest control is not a one-time procedure. Drops create a kind of protective layer on the skin and coat, which acts like a collar. For several months, the pet is protected from insect attacks.
- In favor of drops for protection against ticks and fleas, the minimum consumption says. Such drugs cost several times cheaper than shampoos and highly specialized medicines, and a minimal amount of substance is enough to fight against infection.
- Drops do well with already adult insects and eliminate larvae and eggs. This is a prerequisite for countering the repeated return of uninvited guests to the pet’s body.
Drops from fleas and ticks for cats drive away from the furry beast of other blood-sucking creatures. These are mosquitoes, midges and other inhabitants of streets and summer cottages in the summer season, which can harm a pet. It is also important that the use of drops does not imply the presence of highly specialized skills and knowledge.
Celandine - universal protection for animals
Celandine - a flea control agent in the form of drops designed on the basis of permethrin and finpronil. Supplements contain repellents - essential oils of plant origin.
According to the classification, Celandine is classified as toxicity category 3. Brand drops can be used to treat adult cats and kittens whose age has exceeded 2 months.
The flea product is sold in packs with pipettes. The box contains 4 pieces that act immediately after application to the withers. The components of the composition retain the effect for 2 months from the date of use.
The benefits of the drug in the form of drops include:
- acceptable price;
- long term protection against pests;
- easy application method;
- optimal pipette dosage;
- universal protection against blood-sucking creatures and water-eaters.
The line of drops consists of special options for kittens. This reduces the risk of consequences for the growing organism.
Drops Celandine for fleas is not recommended for animals under 8 weeks of age. Do not allow the substance to lick off the coat immediately after use.. In addition, you should check the tolerance of the components of the drops of Celandine, which can cause allergies in the owner of the cat.
Biafar - a remedy against fleas from Holland
The European flea control product is in demand all over the world. A key benefit is painless tolerance in healthy and adult cats.
In the structure of the drops of Biafar lies margoz - a natural ingredient that implicates a minimum of contraindications. The manufacturer prohibits the use of the drug for pregnant individuals and for kittens.
Margoz is a substance that destroys creatures in the vine. The element kills and drives away adult parasites and in a short time fights against larvae and nests.
Bars - a branded Russian product
Drops against fleas and ticks for cats Bras are available in Moscow. The composition of the drops includes 3 substances: diflubenzuron, dicarboximide, finpronil. Outwardly, it is an odorous liquid of an oily transparent form with yellowish inclusions.
The principle of operation of the drops of Bars from fleas is safe. The components of the composition for cats are distributed evenly over the coat and skin, but do not penetrate into the blood channels and do not cause toxicity.
The manufacturer produces a line of preparations of drops against ticks for adults, a treatment and preventive complex for kittens, a separate composition aimed not only against fleas, but also after ticks.
Each type of droplet is supplied with instructions, subject to some restrictions.:
- the basic rule - Leopard is forbidden to use and mix with other anti-flea agents;
- it is a dangerous flea medicine for weak and sick animals;
- for pregnant and lactating cats, a three-component composition is contraindicated.
German drops against fleas Advantage
Advantage Drops is a Bayer tick and flea defense. The drug is more expensive than Russian counterparts, but includes fewer restrictions.
With prior consultation and medical supervision, Advantage can be used for pregnant and small kittens whose age has exceeded 2.5 months.
Advantage flea products for cats from Germany are designed to combat fleas, lice and lice. The main threat to parasites is the active component imidacloprid. When interacting with the body of an insect, the element causes paralysis and after some time the death of the pest.
Drops are delivered in a package with 4 pipettes, tubes, each of which contains 0.8 ml of the substance. The consistency is colorless, but can be characterized by a yellowish and brownish tint, as well as a specific aroma.
Advantage Cat Drops Benefits:
- safe exposure, not involving the penetration of toxins into the circulatory system of a cat;
- long validity period: drops retain functionality for 1-1.5 months with a single treatment of the animal;
- the composition of the drops for cats is resistant to moisture: after washing the cat or kitten, the substance will not wash off and will not lose operating parameters.
Getting rid of fleas with Advantage is a minimum of contraindications. Among the most common - individual intolerance. Only a veterinarian will help identify the likelihood of side effects.
Delkis - a drug of a new generation
Another Russian development is drops for Delkis cats. The company Bionix is engaged in the manufacture, which positions Delix as an effective treatment for fleas in a cat, as well as a tool against ticks.
The base of the emulsion of drops is formed by natural ingredients. These are extracts of aloe, feverfew, ginseng. The structure includes tea tree and eucalyptus repellents. Delix kills parasites and has a positive effect on the hair, which becomes smooth and fluffy, but at the same time protected from pests.
Drops Delix for cats is packaged in pipettes with different dosages, which distinguishes the medicine for adult cats and kittens. For an adult, a volume of not more than 1 ml is recommended.
The manufacturer limits the validity of the drops to 30 days with a one-time processing of wool. In addition to the antiparasitic effect, Delix drops provide protection against fungi, including antiseptic agents. This is the best choice for cats that have been attacked by insects for a long time.
Drops for cats and cats are resistant to ultraviolet and water, but you can’t wash the cat for 2-3 days after application. The natural basis of the drug makes Delix safe for pregnant and lactating cats, but consultation with a veterinarian will not be superfluous, especially if other agents have been unsuccessfully used before.
French Drops Front Line
Frontline drops produced in France by Merial S.A.S. will help rid a cat of ticks and fleas.
Frontline drops for cats are built on the active element - a pesticide. In addition, the composition contains solvents and excipients that enhance and accelerate the effect.
Drops are supplied in blisters, the dosage of which varies from 0.5 to 4 ml.
The cat’s flea control is slow: Front Line drops are gradual. After application to the withers, the composition is distributed over the hair and body for a day and a half. When the components of the droplets accumulate in the skin and sebaceous glands, the elimination of larvae and adult parasites begins. Insects die after paralysis, which blocks pest impulses.
To rid a pet of fleas, ticks, lice and mosquitoes, it is enough to treat the hair with drops once. Parasites and larvae will disappear from the skin of the animal over the next two days.
Regardless of labeling, drops for cats are selected according to weight. In most cats weighing up to 5 kg, a standard dosage of 0.5 ml is enough.
The safety of a cat or kitten depends on following the instructions. It is important to study the contraindications of drops, if possible consult a veterinarian. The specialist will study the condition of the animal and prescribe the most effective and long-acting remedy.