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FAQS: YOUR MOST IMPORTANT QUESTIONS Open expanded article descriptions
Flea & Tick Collar FAQs
Flea & Tick Control FAQs
Flea/Tick Shampoo & Spray FAQs
Topical and Oral Flea & Tick Control: General FAQs

PRODUCT COMPARISONS Open expanded article descriptions
Dog Flea & Tick Control Comparison Chart
Flea & Tick Control Overview
Flea & Tick Control Product Compatibility Overview
Flea/Tick Topical & Oral Buyer's Guide

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Flea & Tick Active Ingredients
Flea medication for pets includes the use of pyrethrins, pyrethroids, Fipronil and other pet flea medications. Choose the one right for you with information from Drs. Foster & Smith.
Flea Control and Prevention
Flea problems can affect any pet owner. For flea removal tips and information on treating fleas, read the Drs. Foster & Smith articles on overcoming flea problems.
How to Remove a Tick
Want to know how to remove a tick from your pet? Use these six simple steps.
Lyme Disease: An Akita's Story
An interesting story straight from our customers about an Akita that acquired Lyme disease including symptoms, diagnosis, prevention and outcome.
Product Feature: bioSpot
Curious about bioSpot for cats? This guide details how bioSpot works.
Should You Use a Prescription Flea and Tick Preventive?
Prescription flea and tick preventives are relatively new on the market and many pet parents are considering them, but why would a veterinarian prescribe these and could your pet benefit from them?
Stories From Our Clinic: The Rottweilier with a Swollen Leg
Tick Disease: Anaplasmosis - Cases from our clinic at Drs. Foster and Smith
The Important Difference Between Dog & Cat Flea Products
Do you know the difference between dog and cat flea products? Our experts weigh in on the differences.
Tick-Borne Disease
Whether your dog accompanies the family hunting, or just hunts down backyard creatures, he will more than likely be exposed to ticks.
Veterinary Advice About Flea Control
Dr Marty Smith shares his knowledge and experiences as a veterinarian in this dialogue about fleas and how they affect pets. Answers to frequently asked questions are included as well as suggestions straight from the veterinarian.
West Nile Virus
The West Nile virus in dogs is a dangerous condition. This article answers the most commonly-asked questions about this tick-borne disease.

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Should You Use a Prescription Flea and Tick Preventive?
Flea Allergy Dermatitis Checklist
Flea & Tick Control FAQs

Should You Use a Prescription Flea and Tick Preventive?
Stories From Our Clinic: The Rottweilier with a Swollen Leg
Flea & Tick - Dogs
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