Do vets recommend Seresto?


Julius Moran   |   Member since 2016  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

Bayer Seresto is a veterinarian- recommended product, so you can have confidence in this trusted brand to offer the protection your dog needs without the mess or the hassle of monthly treatments.

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Susan Reese   |   Member since 2020  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

Likewise, people ask, what flea collar do vets recommend?

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Furthermore, how effective is Seresto? Provides long lasting and effective protection – Seresto provides protection for up to 8 months killing more than 90% of fleas even on the last day. Most other flea collars only provide up to 3 months of protection with the percentage of fleas killed over time decreasing dramatically.


Tania Vaughan   |   Member since 2007  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

Keeping this in consideration, is Seresto better than frontline?

Seresto does not protect against mosquitoes, but Frontline Plus does. Both, however, are effective in controlling lice and mange. If you have a dog who is pregnant or nursing then you should consult your veterinarian before using Seresto, whereas Frontline Plus is safe for use. Both products are waterproof.


Daron Ballard   |   Member since 2013  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

Is Seresto bad for dogs?

Seresto ®, an Imidacloprid 10%/Flumethrin 4.5% collar has been shown to be safe and highly efficacious in the treatment and prevention of tick and flea infestations in cats and dogs treated as patients presenting to veterinary practices under field conditions.


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Lana Underhill   |   Member since 2006  |  ✔ Verified

Are flea collars or drops better for dogs?

Dog flea collars are very simple to use, simply attach and possibly trim to size and you are done. Good dog flea collars are effective and can last for quite a few months. If you are against using chemical drops or anything topical then they are a good option.


Melania Edler   |   Member since 2009  |  ✔ Verified

Are Seresto collars dangerous?

See links below from sites reporting the exact same toxic side effects and seizures. The toxic side effects of the Seresto collar are much worse for older dogs which indicates that the Seresto product is toxic in many cases to dogs but the weaker and older are the one it kills the others just suffer in silence.


Fred Barclay   |   Member since 2017  |  ✔ Verified

What are the side effects of Seresto flea collar?

Here are the side effects associated with Seresto collars and other pesticide products: Rash. Vomiting. Diarrhea.


Callie Nayler   |   Member since 2011  |  ✔ Verified

Does Seresto kill fleas already on dog?

Seresto® kills existing fleas on dogs within 24 hours after application. Once Seresto® has been on your dog for 24 hours, re-infesting fleas are killed within two hours. Infestation prevention with new ticks starts within 48 hours after Seresto® collar application.


Sara Baldwin   |   Member since 2017  |  ✔ Verified

Do flea collars kill or repel?

Yes! Flea collars are designed to kill fleas. Some collars target only adult fleas while others may kill some of the younger stages of fleas. Some collars kill and repel fleas.


Candice Cowan   |   Member since 2011  |  ✔ Verified

Does baking soda kill fleas?

Baking Soda Can Kill Fleas. Baking soda dehydrates and kills flea larvae and eggs, preventing the outbreak from growing out of control. Sprinkle salt and baking soda liberally on your carpet or affected area, and leave it overnight to dehydrate the larvae and eggs.


Tyler Dixon   |   Member since 2008  |  ✔ Verified

Which is better Seresto vs Advantix?

Seresto dog collars are more affordable and last longer compared to Advantix, another frequently used flea and tick treatment. Advantix is a monthly topical treatment that lasts for about four weeks. One big difference is that this topical treatment (Advantix) has more active ingredients.


Chuck Stuart   |   Member since 2011  |  ✔ Verified

Why are flea collars bad for dogs?

Ranging from skin irritation and gastrointestinal distress, to organ failure and even death, flea collars have a long history of harmful effects in both cats and dogs. When used as directed, flea collars are still known to cause severe chemical burns and seizures in pets.


Destiny Thomson   |   Member since 2020  |  ✔ Verified

Do Seresto collars kill flea eggs?

Seresto kills existing fleas within 24 hours, killing and repelling fleas before they lay eggs.


Bethany Edwards   |   Member since 2008  |  ✔ Verified

Is Seresto safe for small dogs?

The Seresto collar is safe for both small and large breed dogs over seven weeks of age and is even safe for use during pregnancy and lactation. It comes in two sizes.


Luke Irving   |   Member since 2018  |  ✔ Verified

What are the side effects of the Seresto collar?

Slight hair loss and mild skin reactions due to the mechanical irritation of the collar may occur at the application site which usually recover within 1 or 2 weeks without the need for collar removal. If you notice any serious effects or other effects not mentioned in this leaflet, please inform your veterinarian.


Leroy Jefferson   |   Member since 2007  |  ✔ Verified

Can Seresto be used with frontline?

A few of the flea collars like Preventic Tick Collar or Scalibor Collars that are effective in treating ticks can be combined with Frontline Plus, Frontline Original or Advantage Multi. In case you are using Seresto Collar, you must consult your vet before combining it along with some other product.


Goldie Mcleod   |   Member since 2011  |  ✔ Verified

What do fleas and ticks hate?

To make a repellent that will also deter fleas, mix in a few spoonfuls of lemon juice, citrus oil, or peppermint oil, which will all repel ticks and fleas while also creating a scented repellent. Spray onto the pet's dry coat, don't get it in their eyes (or other sensitive areas).


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