Which parasites does Advocate treat? Advocate kills fleas, flea larvae, roundworms and hookworms and also treats ear mite infections and prevents heartworm in cats and dogs.
Does advocate treat all worms?
Advocate kills adult fleas, flea larvae, heartworm, intestinal worms (roundworms and hookworms [larvae, immature adults and adults] and whipworm), ear mites, sarcoptic mites, demodex mites and lice.
Does Advocate spot on kill worms?
Advocate kills fleas, heartworm, lungworms, intestinal worms (larval, immature adult and adult stages of roundworms and hookworms), lungworms, ear mites and feline mange mites.
How long after applying advocate Can I bathe my dog?
Yes. Apply to a completely dry animal and do not bathe for 48 hours after application. Advocate is water-resistant when combined with a soap-free shampoo.
What is Advocate spot on for?
Advocate is a spot-on insecticide treatment which comes in a liquid form and is applied to the skin on the back of the animal’s neck. It is a yellow-brown solution which contains the active ingredients imidacloprid and moxidectin and it is used to treat a range of parasites in dogs, cats and ferrets.
What worm does advocate not cover?
Advocate or Revolution cover the most parasites including multiple flea life stages (this includes lice, sarcoptic mange, demodex mange, heartworm, ear mites, lice) but doesn’t include coverage for ticks or tapeworm.
Is there a spot on wormer for dogs?
There are many different worming products available for dogs (including tablets, liquids, pastes and spot-on treatments). The best one for your dog will depend on their temperament and lifestyle.
Does advocate kill worms and fleas?
Advocate kills fleas, flea larvae, roundworms and hookworms and also treats ear mite infections and prevents heartworm in cats and dogs.
Is advocate a flea and worming treatment?
Advocate Spot-on for Small Dogs is a broad spectrum combined flea and worm treatment. It is effective against fleas, flea larvae, lungworm, roundworm, hookworm, whipworm and heartworm.
How long does spot on Wormer take to work?
Most treatments get to work rapidly, killing intestinal worms starting from around 2 to 6 hours after administering the de-wormer.
How often should I worm my dog?
How often should I treat my dog for worms? At least every three months. Depending on your pet’s lifestyle, more regular worming may need to be undertaken and it is recommended this be discussed with your vet if you are concerned.
How often do I put advocate on my dog?
ADVOCATE (Works against fleas, mites, roundworms, hookworms, lungworm and prevents heartworm. Should be given every 4 weeks.
What happens if my dog licks advocate?
These signs disappear without further treatment. If a cat or dog licks the application area, it might salivate for a short period and might show signs such as a lack of muscular co- ordination, shaking, abnormal breathing and/or vomiting.
Is advocate the same as frontline?
Advocate can be used both as a preventative and cure, and is again a broad spectrum wormer and also controls fleas, ear mites sarcoptic mange and demodicosis, but to my knowledge does not touch Ticks or I think Tape worms. Frontline controls fleas and ticks but does not touch worms. So there you are.
How often should I worm my puppy?
Before you pick them up from your breeder or rescue centre, your puppy should be wormed by them every week from two/three weeks until they are twelve weeks old.
How often should I worm a puppy?
|Puppy’s Age||How often should they be wormed?|
|Over 6 months||Every 3- 6 Months|
Is advantage the same as advocate?
Advocate does not treat ticks or tapeworm (Advantage does not treat ticks). Advantage is not the same as Advocate without the womer either. Advantage + Drontal is reasonable alternative to Advocate but will not treat ear mites, sarcoptic mange, heartworm, some lungworm and a couple of other less common parasites.