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Can I Use Advantage For Cats On My Dog?

What happens if you put dog advantage on a cat?

Permethrin is used in some flea spot-on products made for dogs, and occasionally (in lower doses) in flea powders and collars for cats. Unfortunately, exposure to concentrated permethrin (as in some dog spot-ons) can result in serious illness and even death in cats.J

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Is cat flea spray safe for dogs?

Prevention of Flea Control Product Toxicity in Dogs and Cats Cats are more sensitive to the toxic effects of pyrethrums and organophosphates than dogs, so take care when using flea control products of any type on a cat, and never use a product intended for a dog on a cat.A

Can I use Advantage for cats on dogs?

Can I use Advantage® II for cats on dogs? No, do not use Advantage® II for cats on dogs. Please follow label directions for the application of our flea products.

Can you use Advantage flea treatment for cats on dogs?

Advantage has formulations approved for both dogs and cats, while Advantix is intended for use in dogs only. Advantix causes permethrin toxicity in cats, which is a common emergency, especially during the spring and summer months when fleas are at their peak of peskiness.

Can Advantage for cats be used on dogs?

Can I use Advantage® II for cats on dogs? No, do not use Advantage® II for cats on dogs. Please follow label directions for the application of our flea products.

Is Advantage 2 for dogs and cats the same?

The active ingredients are the same for dogs and cats (Imidacloprid and Pyriproxyfen) and at the same concentration per weight so either they’ve changed the other ingredients” OR they’ve simply started saying do not use on cats because they make way more money selling to people who buy the “cat specific” version.

Is Advantage flea treatment the same for cats and dogs?

Advantage has formulations approved for both dogs and cats, while Advantix is intended for use in dogs only. Advantix causes permethrin toxicity in cats, which is a common emergency, especially during the spring and summer months when fleas are at their peak of peskiness.

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