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Anti-Parasitic Preparations for Dogs

There are many different products on the market. Many petshop and supermarket products are not as effective as their veterinary counterparts.The following is an overview of some of the most useful and easy to use products available. We no longer recommend routine intestinal worming medication, please see the information on intestinal worms for more information.

 

Product

Formulation

Effective against

Frequency

Proheart Injection

Injection

Heartworm

Annually

Activyl

Spot on

Fleas

Monthly

Comfortis plus

Tablets

Fleas, heartworm, round worms

3 Monthly

 

Revolution

 

Spot on

Fleas, heart worm, sarcoptic mange, 6 month packs come with intestinal worming tablets.

Monthly

 

Sentinel

Tablets

Fleas, all intestinal worms, heartworm

Monthly

proheartonce year

For help choosing which anti-parasitic products would be best for your pet please ask our friendly vet nurses.