Hartz® Pet Defender Plus™ For Dogs

Hartz® Pet Defender Plus™ For Dogs

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 dog’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 dogs and puppies 8 weeks and older weighing 23-44 lbs.
  • Do not use on cats or kittens

Available in these weight classes

for dogs 5 – 22 lbs.
for dogs 23 – 44 lbs. (shown)
for dogs 45 – 88 lbs.
for dogs 89 – 132 lbs.

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SKU: 3270015625

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 dog’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 dogs and puppies 8 weeks and older weighing 23-44 lbs.
  • Do not use on cats or kittens

Available in these weight classes

for dogs 5 – 22 lbs.
for dogs 23 – 44 lbs. (shown)
for dogs 45 – 88 lbs.
for dogs 89 – 132 lbs.

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Too much sun can leave your cat or dog feeling not so hot. While summer offers the opportunity to enjoy the great outdoors, the consequences of pro...

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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.

READ ENTIRE LABEL BEFORE EACH USE

RESTRICTIONS
USE ONLY ON DOGS OR ON PUPPIES 8 WEEKS OF AGE AND OLDER.

NOT EXCEED LISTED DOSAGE AMOUNT FOR DOGS.

DO NOT ALLOW YOUR DOG TO INGEST THIS PRODUCT.

DO NOT USE ON RABBITS, CATS, KITTENS, OR OTHER ANIMALS. DO NOT REAPPLY HARTZ® PET DEFENDER PLUS™ FOR DOGS FOR 30DAYS.

DO NOT APPLY MORE THAN ONE TUBE TO DOGS, ESPECIALLY THOSE OVER 55 LBS.

1. Remove one applicator tube from the package and hold in an upright position pointed away from your face.

2. Twist dispensing tip clockwise about ½ turn while pushing down to break the tube’s seal. Do not remove the dispensing tip.

3. Position the dispensing tip on the dog’s back between the shoulder blades. Use the dispensing tip of the tube to part the dog’s hair so that the product will be applied at skin level. Begin squeezing out the contents of the tube to form a stripe as you move from the shoulder blades along the dog’s back to the base of the tail. You may bathe your dog 48 hours after application.

4. Repeat every month.

FREQUENCY OF APPLICATION
When used monthly, Hartz® Pet Defender Plus™ for Dogs completely breaks the flea life cycle and controls tick and chewing lice infestations. Research demonstrates that Hartz® Pet Defender Plus™ for Dogs kills adult fleas, flea eggs, and flea larvae for up to six weeks. Hartz® Pet Defender Plus™ for Dogs also prevents development of all flea stages for up to six weeks. Although Hartz® Pet Defender Plus™ for Dogs can control fleas for up to six weeks, if there is a high risk of reinfestation or if the pet has fleas which may cause flea allergy dermatitis, a once monthly application may be needed. Hartz® Pet Defender Plus™ for Dogs kills ticks for a least one month. A once monthly application is recommended where tick control is needed. Hartz® Pet Defender Plus™ for Dogs kills chewing lice for"
30 days. Hartz® Pet Defender Plus™ for Dogs remains effective even after bathing, water immersion, or exposure to sunlight. Avoid contact with treated area until dry."

Fipronil .................................9.80%
(S)-Methoprene .....................8.80%
OTHER INGREDIENTS ...........81.40%
TOTAL................................100.00%

PRECAUTIONARY STATEMENTS
HAZARDS TO HUMANS.

DO NOT USE ON CATS
Keep cats away from treated dogs for 24 hours. If applied to or ingested by a cat, contact your veterinarian.

CAUTION. Harmful if swallowed or absorbed through the skin. 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 puppies under 8 weeks of age and weighing less than 23 lbs. Sensitivities may occur afterusing ANY pesticide product for dogs. If signs of sensitivity occur bathe your dog with mild soap and rinse with large amounts of water. If signs continue, consult a veterinarian immediately. Dogs may experience some temporary irritation at the site of product application. Consult a veterinarian before using this product on medicated, debilitated, or aged dogs. 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 dog 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.