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EPA & FDA Regulations

“Hartz wholeheartedly endorses the EPA advisory’s call to action to pet owners regarding the importance of carefully following label directions and making informed decisions when selecting and using spot-on flea and tick pesticides.” —Georgette Wilson, DVM, Hartz Scientific Affairs EPA regulations are just as stringent as FDA regulations. Ectoparasiticides used on dogs and cats are […]

FAQs for Veterinary Professionals

As the primary advisor for pet owners on parasites and vector-borne diseases, you’re bound to hear all types of questions on the subject. Our Hartz® UltraGuard® team includes a resident veterinarian who routinely answers questions from consumers across the country. Here are some common questions (along with answers) you may hear from clients about parasites […]

ProGlide® Applicator

Hartz® UltraGuard Pro® Flea & Tick Treatment for Dogs and Puppies includes the patented Hartz® Pro-Glide® applicator that makes application easy for pet owners. Easy application: Simple press-and-twist action. No tearing, snapping or need for scissors. No mess: Four channel design accelerates coverage and disperses topical evenly at skin level. Easy penetration: Gently rounded tip […]

The Hartz® Ultraguard® Team

The Hartz® UltraGuard® research laboratories are staffed with team members educated in the fields of: Biology Chemistry Biochemistry Entomology Animal Science Nutrition Veterinary Medicine Our staff has more than 160 years of collective experience in the fields of veterinary medicine and technology, pharmaceuticals, pesticide chemistry, skin and hair care, as well as nutrition. Meet a […]

Hartz® Responds Proactively

In 2009, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reported adverse reactions from flea & tick control products had doubled since 2005 —mainly due to misapplication.1 After an extensive evaluation of all flea & tick products, the EPA found most adverse drug events were minor, but there were major incidents, too. Misuse of dog products on […]

Pet Owner Education Tools For Your Clinic

Tick Incidence Maps Identifying tick species can be difficult for pet owners and even for experience clinicians. These maps, features close-up tick photos of seven tick species, and show their current areas of distribution throughout the United States. Click to view PDF. Tick Lifecycle & Tick-Borne Disease Chart This chart illustrates the three-host tick life […]

Key Opinion Leader Support

Hartz routinely reaches out to veterinarians and veterinary specialists for their insights, opinions and expertise. We are currently very fortunate to have the specialized assistance of several leading veterinary specialists who have been instrumental in the development of technical monographs and educational materials related to parasite control and management. Click on the audio links below […]

Hartz® Supports the Veterinary Profession

Hartz has been lending a hand to organizations, associations and students throughout the animal healthcare industry for decades. Some of our current efforts include: Contributing sponsor to the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and it’s student organization, SCAVMA. Sponsor of key symposia and continuing education courses at annual veterinary conventions and conferences. Contributing sponsor of […]

Hartz Sponsors the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and PAWS Atlanta “Trails for Tails” 5K Walk/Run

The Hartz Mountain Corporation was a proud sponsor of the American Veterinary Medical Association’s (AVMA) and PAWS Atlanta event “Trails for Tails” 5K Run/Walk in Atlanta, GA on August 1, 2010.   The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF) gave back to the Atlanta community during their first annual […]

Strut Your Mutt NYC

To benefit homeless pets The first annual ‘Strut Your Mutt New York City’ to raise money for the Best Friends Animal Societies’ No More Homeless Pets® initiative, took place on Manhattan’s west side on September 26, 2010. Team Hartz met at 8am and marched the 1.8 mile walk along Hudson River Park led by Captain […]

The Hartz Mountain Corporation Annual Holiday Drives

The annual holiday drives start right after the Labor Day weekend wherein the generous employees of The Hartz Mountain Corporation contribute and donate to various organizations.   In September, Hartz partners with The Blood Center of New Jersey in an effort to support those who are in need. It is estimated that 75% of the […]

Home For Good

Hartz® is committed to supporting non-kill shelters and organizations that help pets find their forever homes.   Most recently Hartz donated more than 400 packages of its award-winning dog pads to Home for Good Dog Rescue Wellness Center in South Carolina. The Home for Good Dog Rescue is celebrating successfully placing its 4,500th dog in […]

Shelter and Rescue Support

Our love of pets extends to the health and well being of those who need new homes.   Hartz is committed to helping animal shelters across the country to improve the adoption rate and the health of the animals when they are adopted. We are also committed to educational programs that help improve the quality […]

The Facts About Hartz Flea and Tick Drops

Our confidence in Hartz topical flea and tick products is based on facts, science and data.   At Hartz, we’re pet people – it’s all that we do and, as such, we are dedicated to providing pet parents with effective and affordable products that eliminate fleas, ticks and mosquitoes to keep their pets pest-free. At […]

The Environmental Protection Agency’s Evaluation of Pet Spot-On Products

Answers to common questions regarding EPA’s pet spot-on product evaluation and recommendations.   Why did the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) initiate an evaluation of pet spot-on products? The EPA believes in providing information that will help pet owners use pet pesticide products safely. By using pesticide products correctly, including determining whether or not they are […]