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Summary of ectoparasite treatments


Document Type: Information Sheet
Topics: Infectious Disease
Species: Canine and Feline

Download a PDF charting the effectiveness of various treatments for fleas, ticks, and other parasites.

With so many products available to treat fleas, ticks and other parasites it can be difficult to keep track of what treatments are effective against which parasite.  To help out, we have created this handy chart that summarizes the effectiveness of commonly used ectoparasite treatments.

For more details on fleas in particular, please see Flea Treatment in Animal Shelters.

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