How Often Should I Give My Dog a Flea and Tick Treatment?

You probably already know it's important to protect your dog from flea and tick bites, but are you familiar with how often you need to use a dog flea treatment for effective coverage?

Dog flea tick treatment - Man's hand holds a tube of flea & tick drops and applies to back of dog's furry neck.

Flea drops can protect against bugs, eggs, larvae and reinfestation for up to 30 days.

Flea and tick bites can irritate your dog's skin or make him sick, as often these pesky insects carry diseases like Rocky Mountain spotted fever and Lyme disease. These pests can be a threat year round, but they're especially problematic in the summer when their populations flourish.

How often you have to treat your canine companion will depend on which products you use, so here is a helpful guide to help you remember when it's time to treat Fido.

This content is provided by the flea and tick experts at Hartz. We believe in offering safe, effective and affordable parasite prevention for every dog and cat.

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