Advantage II or Frontline?

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Registered: 01-23-2013
Advantage II or Frontline?
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Mon, 07-07-2014 - 10:28am

Have you used either on for flea treatments for you cat? My cat weights around 9 lbs and I have found a flea on her so I need to get her treated. There are so many choices but these two look to be some of the better ones from what I can tell.

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Registered: 07-02-1999
Mon, 07-07-2014 - 12:33pm
for over the counter, either, Frontline has some resistence. our rescue uses Revolution, but you have to get it from your vet. DO NOT use Hartz for any reason....
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Registered: 06-16-1998
Mon, 07-07-2014 - 12:58pm

I use Revolution. It is very effective, works fast on live fleas and eggs. It also treats for other parasites such as some intestinal worms and ear mites---if your cat goes outside at all then its good to treat for those. If your vet will give you a prescription you can get it cheaper at Costco pharmacy or online.

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Registered: 04-08-2008
Mon, 07-07-2014 - 3:04pm

We use Frontline. We switched at one time to I want to say Kirkland from Costco, and ended up infested. I swore I would never switch again. With that said, they are now selling Adams and I've been wondering about that since it's a lot cheaper, but I'm super wary. 


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