The product is great for multiple reasons - for what it kills, the speed in which it starts to work and its duration of effectiveness. Here are the details:
-it kills adult fleas for up to one month
-it starts to kill ticks in as little as 3 hours and lasts for up to one month.
-it kills and repels mosquitoes
It is extremely important to use the right product based on weight. Sergeantís Silver Flea and Tick Squeeze-On for Dogs comes in four different dosages according to the weight and size of your dog: 9-20 pounds, 21-39 pounds, 40-60 pounds and 61 pounds and over
Again, always use the proper dosage according to the weight and size of your dog. Do not attempt to adjust or self-dose your dog with any flea and tick medication.
It is very important to apply the proper dosage according to the weight and size of your dog. Do not attempt to adjust or self-dose your dog with any flea and tick medication.
No, it is not recommended to use this product on rabbits or ferrets. Again, it is vitally important to use the product only as directed on the package. Each product is specially designed for a single species.
Separate the treated dog from all other dogs and cats for 24 hours after treatment has been applied. You want to avoid pets licking the product off of one another, as this is an pesticticide and not meant for consumption.
Yes! Sergeant's Silver Squeeze-On for Dogs prevents the specific species of mosquito that is the vector of West Nile virus from feeding on dogs for up to one month. Mosquitoes are also carriers of heartworm and other diseases that affect thousands of dogs annually.
To safely and effectively apply Sergeantís Gold Flea and Tick Squeeze-on for Dogs:
-Be sure to read the label and package insert instructions before application.
-Remove tube from packaging.
-Hold the tube away from your face and body and cut the top of the tube at the notches to avoid getting it in your eyes. Invert the tube over your pet and use the open end to part the petís hair. Squeeze the entire contents of the tube firmly as you begin applying at the back of the neck ending at the midpoint between neck and tail.
-Make sure your pet cannot lick the product from the area of application.
-Separate all household pets for 24 hours after application to avoid ingestion or product transfer. To learn more, I suggest visiting www.lookatthelabel.com.
Yes. These statements are similar to those you find on packaging for human medications and treatments. Sergeantís spent six years in development and research of Sergeantís Gold to ensure it was safe for pets. The EPA regulates all pesticidal products, and mandates that each of the precautionary statements you are reading appear on the product. The statements are intended to inform the consumer of possible issues that can occur with the product and steps to take if they do occur. In almost all instances, you will not experience issues with the product if you are following the label instructions.