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How to Remove a Tick

Today, more than ever, ticks have become a fact of life Mother Nature endowed these tiny, sometimes dangerous parasites with all the physical attributes they need to survive and thrive:...
Delicately remove a tick, as if it were walking on a dripping wet leaf

Ticks On Dogs

In the US there are several tick species The most problematic species you might come in contact with are the brown dog tick, American dog tick, deer tick and the Lone Star tick While each...
The dog tick will climb onto a strand of grass and wait for its host

Fleas and Your Dog

What is a flea Fleas are parasites that need to feed off a host’s blood to stay alive There are several types of fleas in the world that feed on different animals, but the most common...
Without a host, the adult flea life cycle is no more than a few days

Intestinal Parasites and Your Dog

Roundworms Roundworms are usually 2 - 4 inches long, tan or white “spaghetti-like” creatures with tapered ends They are the most common type of worm to infect pets, and can cause...

Hartz Product Safety

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is the government agency responsible for registering, monitoring and reviewing the use of pesticides on pets in the US The EPA rates all flea...
With a low toxicity, Hartz UltraGuard® is safe for dogs and cats. Learn more about Hartz product safety.