Preventatives- Available in Clinic

Flea and Tick Preventatives

Bravecto (Canine oral chew only in clinic)

Topical for dogs and cats available through our online pharmacy.

Bravecto's active ingredient is fluralaner which is used to treat and prevent the infestation of fleas and ticks as an ectoparasiticide. Bravecto is a pork flavored chewable that is given once every 12 weeks* to prevent and treat fleas and ticks. Bravecto is the only isoxazoline class prevention that lasts for 12 weeks*.

 

*BRAVECTO kills fleas and prevents flea infestation. Bravecto Chew and Bravecto Topical for Dogs kills ticks (black-legged tick, American dog tick, and brown dog tick) for 12 weeks and also kills lone star ticks for 8 weeks. Bravecto Topical for Cats kills ticks (black-legged tick) for 12 weeks and American dog ticks for 8  weeks. 

Flea Facts

For information and facts regarding the treatment and prevention of fleas click the flea fact button below. It is recommended to start flea and tick prevention as soon as possible, at around 8-10 weeks.

It is recommended to use a flea and tick preventative for a minimum of  three consecutive months for the treatment of infestations of fleas and ticks.

Heartworm Preventatives

Interceptor Plus (oral) Dogs only

Interceptor Plus is a combination of two active ingredients, milbemycin oxime and praziquantel; which together combat heartworm and intestinal parasite infection. Interceptor is a chicken flavored tablet that is given once a month to prevent heartworms and intestinal parasites.

Combo Preventatives

Advantage Multi (topical) Cats (in clinic) & Dogs (online pharmacy)

Advantage Multi is a combination of two active ingredients, moxidecin and imidacloprid, which together combat heartworm, flea, and intestinal parasite infection. 

Advantage Multi is a topical product that is applied once a month to prevent heartworms, fleas, and intestinal parasites.

Heartworm Facts

For information and facts regarding the treatment and prevention of heartworms click the heartworm fact button below. It is recommended to use a heartworm preventative as soon as possible, generally around 8-10 weeks, but by 6-7 months if possible to help decrease the likely hood of heartworm disease as Texas is a hot spot of heartworm disease across America.

Discount Pharmacy

Additional preventatives options are available through our online pharmacy located here.

For a comparrison chart of available products click here.