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The pets are itching and I have bites all over my feet up to my knees (at last count over 60 bites!!). Yesterday he had about ten. Reply With Quote 14-11-13,20:21 #40 stephen s(26) View Profile View Forum Posts Member Join Date Jul 2011 Location Nijmegen, holland Posts 1,435 we had a flea infestation about a year ago. I bought some flea bombs. (About £4.99 from most good pet shops) and put one in the living/dining room, one in the hall way and another on the upstairs landing.

January 01, 2011 | See Comments vet verified PetCareRx Staff Veterinarian DVM Sometimes getting rid of fleas comes down to trial and error until you get it right. But since this is only the 2nd dose, we'll see. LoveMePink · 8 years ago 0 Thumbs up 1 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse Do you let your cat out side? More questions What cat flea treatment works the best?

Can I Reapply Flea Treatment Early

Keep your fingers away from the applicator tip so that the pet, and not you, receives the dose. Within a few days my cats were covered in fleas yet again. I just do not trust the junk being produced in China.

This is according to a recent study by scientists at the Natural Resources Defense Council. However they had treated theirs and STILL got fleas! One thing I like about Revolution is that it also helps with ear mites and worms.posted by a humble nudibranch at 9:01 PM on July 27, 2010 Advantage, seriously. Advantage 2 Not Working I had him bathed in a flea shampoo and cut short 9/8/16.

Registered flea products have years of research into safety and have very strict manufacturing controls. My Cat Still Has Fleas After Treatment It can be sprinkled in carpets or swept into the gaps in your floorboards and acts to kill flea eggs and larvae. More information » Facebook Google or Remember Me Forgot password? Joined 2/2014 Select All Posts By This User Have you tried the¬†Soresto collar?¬† It works on fleas, ticks larvae etc, and it works for 8 months!¬† It's a fairly new product.¬†

Then someone recommended the zero flea killer from Maplin electronics. Flea Medicine Not Working In very small kittens, large numbers of fleas can also lead to anaemia from fleas feeding on their blood. Went with the Seresto flea collars, high dollar and supposed to be the best. Not enough medication will not kill the fleas and you wasted your money and too much medication could prove toxic to you pet.

My Cat Still Has Fleas After Treatment

They kept finding their way down and a couple of times, I guess, the dogs got past the gate and must have been up because they were ATTACKED -- like with It slows down or stops altogether with dry, cold or very hot weather. Can I Reapply Flea Treatment Early Michael Dym, VMD veterinarianMarch 18, 2015 at 1:53 pm · Reply I dont have much experience with this product. Cat Still Has Fleas After Frontline Vacuum the house twice a week.

Be prepared to treat newly hatching adult fleas by reapplying Virbac Knockout Fogger to the carpet and Virbac Yard Spray Concentrate to the yard. Reply With Quote 29-07-12,13:07 #14 Samantha T(455) View Profile View Forum Posts Member Join Date May 2005 Posts 897 Hello, Unfortunately fleas have built up a resistance to Frontline which I Revolution didn't work this past month so I traded off for the AcuGuard pill in hopes of seeing a change. My vet says the bombs don't really work as effectively and neither do the sprays. How Long Does It Take For Fleas To Die After Treatment

wait 2 more weeks then apply a different kind of flea treatment, such as advantage multi, or frontline. Here in SoCal we sometimes have a weather condition called the Santa Ana Wind where the humidity goes down into the low teens which is low enough to dry out any Michael Dym, VMD veterinarianSeptember 8, 2014 at 3:36 pm · Reply Thanks for sharing Serafina. Your cat‚Äôs liver cannot break down the oils properly and this leads to a buildup of toxins.

Reply With Quote 29-07-12,12:20 #9 julie s(690) View Profile View Forum Posts Member Join Date Dec 2009 Posts 2,682 Originally Posted by Rhona D(10) Hoover your carpet, mattresses, and anything else What To Do If Flea Medicine Doesn't Work I think the ticks are still affected for the 4 weeks, but thats harder to judge, and I say that because my dog is a pit bull c very short hair, The home is in a wooded rural area.

Keep up with the vacuuming.

And we vacuum the hardwood floors with our bad-a$$ Dyson at least twice a week. When advantage first came on the market back in the 80s I had an infestation in the house that disappeared after I treated my cats. When asked point blank if they had investigated the issue of resistance, they said they had 'done testing and there is no conclusive evidence of resistance to the product.' I asked How To Get Rid Of Fleas On Cats Fast I've washed everything in hot water multiple times.

Reply post #16 of 168 8/8/13 at 4:38pm Carmie Trader Feedback: 0 offline 15 Posts. I keep the house sprayed haven't seen them in here. A flea can bite up to 400 times before it is killed, so even just one flea can lead to big discomfort. I'm also pregnant so I'm trying to do everything without chemicals.

I don't want to overdose my cats. Please read on and then get your cat some capstar. I treated the yard this morning. Cleaning ears with a bit of dilute hydrogen peroxide and/or a few drops of apple cidar vinegar in small of of water should be fine for now.

This has always worked in the past and I've never had any problem like this with fleas before. I bought Advantage and it doesn't work!!! While you are waiting for that to arrive.. Do you have any advice?

Joined 10/2012 Select All Posts By This User If you would like to try a non-chemical approach, this worked for me two years ago when I had an infestation so bad Joined 1/2012 Location: Scotland Select All Posts By This User What spray did you use?  Not all sprays are equal.  The bedding needs washing hot - 60C - or discarding.  Reply After you Capstar add on the Frontline Plus and it will keep fleas off your cat for 30 days. Dym /456 Comments All too often, a pet owner will come in and share their experience in which he or she regularly applies topical flea prevention, yet is frustrated that after

She said she's seen a lot of this lately. This year we were supposed to go back to Frontline, we did and it didn't help. I treat my house with a spray product that has IGR in it.