How does FRONTLINE® Plus for Dogs work?
FRONTLINE® Plus for Dogs spreads from the single point of application, rapidly covering the entire dog and localizing in the hair, on the surface of the skin and in the sebaceous glands. These glands act as a reservoir, continuously replenishing FRONTLINE® Plus for Dogs onto the skin and hair coat, so it keeps working even if the dog gets wet.
How often do I need to use FRONTLINE® Plus for Dogs?
One dose (pipette) of FRONTLINE® Plus for Dogs should be applied once per month to protect against fleas and ticks. Year-round application is essential for pets in many parts of the country.
Do I need to use other flea & tick treatments while using FRONTLINE® Plus for Dogs?
No, FRONTLINE® Plus for Dogs is an effective treatment against fleas and ticks that works for a full month. If applied correctly and on a regular monthly basis, you do not need to use any other treatments while using FRONTLINE® Plus for Dogs.
Why might I see fleas on my dog after treatment?
You are likely seeing NEW fleas on your pet, which are jumping on your pet as it moves through infested areas in and around your home. Depending on the severity of the existing infestation, you may continue to see new fleas jumping on your pet for three months or more.
Why is it important to use the correct pack size for my dog’s weight?
Using the correct pack size ensures your dog receives the optimum dose for which the product has been shown to be effective.
Can my dog get wet right after applying FRONTLINE® Plus for Dogs?
Your dog needs to be dry at the time FRONTLINE® Plus for Dogs is applied and remain dry 24 hours after application.
Where can I find the expiration date for FRONTLINE® Plus for Dogs and how long will it last once I’ve bought it?
FRONTLINE® Plus for Dogs has no expiration date.
I suspect that the FRONTLINE® Plus for Dogs I got might be a counterfeit, what should I do?
Anyone concerned about the efficacy or authenticity of FRONTLINE® Plus for Dogs product they have purchased is encouraged to contact our Veterinary Technical Solutions Team at 1-888-637-4251. The integrity of our products and the health of your pet are Boehringer Ingelheim’s top priority
How long does it take FRONTLINE® Plus for Dogs to start working?
A study showed that within 12 hours, FRONTLINE® Plus for Dogs killed 100% of fleas.1
What should I do before I treat my dog?
Read entire label and enclosed directions before each use.
Can my cat be around my dog after application?
Keep cats away from treated dogs for 24 hours or until product has dried. If applied to a cat or ingested by a cat, contact your veterinarian immediately.