Hartz® Pet Defender Plus™ For Cats

Hartz® Pet Defender Plus™ For Cats

Hartz Pet Defender Plus is a monthly topical treatment that kills fleas, flea eggs, flea larvae, ticks and chewing lice for up to 1 month. Contains the #1 vet-recommended active ingredient, Fipronil, and (S)-Methoprene. This fast acting, waterproof formula kills newly emerged adult fleas before they lay eggs. Features the exclusive Pro-cision Flo applicator, which easily penetrates the fur for improved application directly to your cat’s skin.

  • Kills fleas, ticks, flea eggs, flea larvae, chewing lice
  • Lasts for 30 Days
  • Waterproof
  • Fast acting
  • 3 Monthly Treatments
  • For use ONLY on Cats and Kittens 8 weeks and older weighing 1.5 lbs or more

Available in these weight classes

for catss 1.5 lbs or more.

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Hartz Pet Defender Plus is a monthly topical treatment that kills fleas, flea eggs, flea larvae, ticks and chewing lice for up to 1 month. Contains the #1 vet-recommended active ingredient, Fipronil, and (S)-Methoprene. This fast acting, waterproof formula kills newly emerged adult fleas before they lay eggs. Features the exclusive Pro-cision Flo applicator, which easily penetrates the fur for improved application directly to your cat’s skin.

  • Kills fleas, ticks, flea eggs, flea larvae, chewing lice
  • Lasts for 30 Days
  • Waterproof
  • Fast acting
  • 3 Monthly Treatments
  • For use ONLY on Cats and Kittens 8 weeks and older weighing 1.5 lbs or more

Available in these weight classes

for catss 1.5 lbs or more.

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DIRECTIONS FOR USE
It is a violation of Federal Law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling. Do not allow children to apply product.

TO PREVENT HARM TO YOU AND YOUR CAT READ ENTIRE LABEL AND DIRECTIONS BEFORE EACH USE. FOLLOW ALL DIRECTIONS AND PRECAUTIONARY STATEMENTS CAREFULLY. USE ON CATS ONLY.

RESTRICTIONS:
DO NOT APPLY TO CATS UNDER 8 WEEKS OF AGE AND WEIGHING LESS THAN
1.5 LBS.
DO NOT EXCEED LISTED DOSAGE AMOUNT FOR CATS.
DO NOT ALLOW YOUR CAT TO INGEST THIS PRODUCT.
DO NOT USE ON RABBITS, DOGS, PUPPIES OR OTHER ANIMALS.
DO NOT REAPPLY HARTZ® PET DEFENDER PLUS™ FOR CATS FOR 30 DAYS.
DO NOT DOUBLE-DOSE OR APPLY MORE THAN ONE APPLICATOR TUBE PER
TREATMENT FOR ONE CAT REGARDLESS OF THE CAT'S WEIGHT.
DO NOT ALLOW CATS TO GROOM EACH OTHER UNTIL PRODUCT HAS DRIED.

To kill fleas, all stages of ticks (Brown Dog ticks, American Dog ticks, Lone Star ticks, and Deer ticks [which may carry Lyme disease]) and chewing lice, apply to cats and kittens 8 weeks or older weighing 1.5 lbs or more as follows:

1. Remove one applicator tube from the package and hold in an upright
position pointed away from your face.
2. Twist dispensing tip clockwise 1/2 turn while pushing down to
break the tube’s seal. Do not remove dispensing tip.
3. Position the dispensing tip on the cat’s back between the shoulder blades. Use the dispensing tip of the tube to part the cat’s hair so that the product will be applied at skin level. Squeeze applicator, applying entire contents in a single spot on the animal’s skin. Separate treated cat from other pets for 24 hours after treatment has been applied. You may bathe your cat 48 hours after application.
4. Repeat every month.

FREQUENCY OF APPLICATION
When used monthly, Hartz® Pet Defender Plus™ for Cats completely breaks the flea life cycle and controls tick and chewing lice infestations. Research demonstrates that Hartz® Pet Defender Plus™ forCats kills adult fleas, flea eggs, and flea larvae for up to six weeks. Hartz® Pet Defender Plus™ for Cats also prevents development of all flea stages for up to six weeks. Although Hartz® Pet Defender Plus™ for
Cats can control fleas for up to six weeks, if there is a high risk of reinfestation or if the cat has fleas which may cause flea allergy dermatitis, a once monthly application may be needed. Hartz® Pet Defender Plus™ for Cats kills ticks for at least one month. A once monthly application is recommended where tick control is needed. Hartz® Pet Defender Plus™ for Cats kills chewing lice for 30 days. Do not
reapply product for 30 days. Hartz® Pet Defender Plus™ for Cats remains effective even after bathing, swimming, water immersion, or exposure to sunlight. Avoid contact with treated area until dry. Do not reapply Hartz® Pet Defender Plus™ for Cats for 30 days.

Fipronil .................................9.80%
(S)-Methoprene ...................11.80%
OTHER INGREDIENTS ...........78.40%
TOTAL................................100.00%

PRECAUTIONARY STATEMENTS
HAZARDS TO HUMANS.

Harmful if swallowed. Causes eye irritation. Avoid contact with skin, eyes or clothing. Wash hands thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum, using tobacco or using the toilet.

HAZARDS TO DOMESTIC ANIMALS.
For external use only. Do not use on kittens under 8 weeks of age or weighing less than 1.5 lbs. Sensitivities may occur after using ANY pesticide product for cats. If signs of sensitivity occur, bathe your cat with mild soap and rinse with large amounts of water. If signs continue, consult a veterinarian immediately. Cats may experience some temporary irritation at the site of product application. Consult a veterinarian before using this product on medicated, debilitated or aged cats. Call
1-800-275-1414 for 24-hour assistance.

PHYSICAL OR CHEMICAL HAZARDS
COMBUSTIBLE: Do not use or store near heat or open flame.

STORAGE AND DISPOSAL
Do not contaminate water, food, or feed by storage or disposal. Do not use or store near heat or open flame.

PESTICIDE STORAGE: Keep this product in its tightly
closed original container, when not in use. Store in a cool, dry (preferably locked) area that is inaccessible to children and animals.

PESTICIDE DISPOSAL: Wastes resulting from the use of this product may be disposed of on site or at an approved waste disposal facility.

CONTAINER HANDLING: Non-refillable container. Do not reuse or refill this container. If empty: Offer for recycling, if available or place in trash. If partly filled: Call your local solid waste agency for disposal instructions. Never place unused
product down any indoor or outdoor drain.

SIDE EFFECTS
Monitor your cat after application. Side effects may include signs of skin irritation such as redness, scratching, or other signs of discomfort. Gastrointestinal
signs such as vomiting or diarrhea have also been reported. If these or other side effects occur, consult your veterinarian or call 1-800-275-1414.