The Techniques Used for Tick and Flea Prevention for Felines.
Fleas and ticks are most likely to infest on cats during some seasons of the year. These fleas and ticks may cause the animal to have some kinds of diseases. Since you know that to prevent is better than curing then whenever the seasons approaches you should be well prepared. You have to be ready by having the best prevention methods of ticks and fleas. The medicines for ticks and fleas should be administered to your cat when the season approaches. To prevent your cat from infestation of ticks and fleas you can use different approaches. Some are for daily purposes while others after a several months duration. It depends with which is better for you and your feline.
Another method is the use of topical medications. The cat’s body is applied with the lotion like substance in the hidden areas mostly under part of the body. The technique acts fast since it repels the fleas and ticks. Your cat will always be ready to handle the ticks and fleas whenever the substances is applied on them. The substances don’t lose their strong repellant purpose even after bathing the animal.
When preventing the fleas and pills you can use oral medication. Some of the cats cannot swallow the tablets fully they have to be put in their food. The tablets used are mostly tasty for cats to enjoy. It is recommendable to use the monthly dose for the easy remembering and for efficiency of preventing the fleas and ticks since they are different types of doses. The method works faster and is easy to administer. It keeps the cats’ body free by repelling the fleas and ticks.
The sprays can be used to prevent the ticks and fleas. Selecting the sprayer which is effective for about seven months is better. The method is convenient since the ticks and fleas are prevented for around seven months before you think about preventing them again.
Prevention of ticks and fleas can be done by use of the dips. The substances used in dips is very concentrated and when the cat is dipped it is not rinsed. The cat is air dried. Since there is no rinsing of the cat the substances that were used are maintained in the body so they are effective to prevent the fleas and ticks.
There is a preventing method of using flea and ticks collars. You should buy your feline a choker for prevention purpose. It will serve two purposes at the same time, that is preventing the cat from the infestation of the ticks and also it will look stylish. The collar repels ticks and fleas due to the concentrated chemical it has. On the other hand, the strong smell of the chemical can irritate your feline.