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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 […]