To apply Onguard Plus Flea & Tick for Dogs: Your dog needs to be dry at the time of application and remain dry for 24 hours after application. Place applicator tip through dog's hair to the skin level between the shoulder blades. Squeeze applicator, applying entire contents in a single spot to the dog's skin. Avoid superficial application to the dog's hair. Allow area to dry before touching treated area. Do not apply more than one applicator per dog per treatment regardless of the dog's weight.
Fleas: Kills fleas, flea eggs and flea larvae. Prevents all flea stages (eggs, larvae, pupae) from developing. Kills newly emerged fleas before they lay eggs. Kills fleas which may cause flea allergy dermatitis.
Lice: Rapidly controls infestations of chewing lice.
Mites: Aids in control of sarcoptic mange mite infestations.
Ticks: Kills all stages of ticks (larva, nymph, and adult): Brown dog ticks (Rhipicephalus sanguineus), American dog ticks (Dermacentor variabilis), Lone Star ticks (Amblyomma americanum), Deer ticks (Ixodes scapularis) which may carry Lyme disease.
Frequency of Application Fleas: When used monthly, Onguard Plus Flea & Tick for Dogs breaks the flea life cycle and controls fleas, flea eggs, and flea larva on your dog for up to three months. Although Onguard Plus Flea & Tick for Dogs can control fleas for up to three months, if there is a high risk of re-infestation of fleas on your dog or if the dog has fleas which may cause flea allergy dermatitis, apply this product once a month.
Ticks: Onguard Plus Flea & Tick for Dogs kills larva, nymph and adult ticks that may transmit Lyme disease, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, ehrlichiosis, babesiosis, and anaplasmosis for at least one month. For best control of ticks, apply once every month.
Chewing Lice: Onguard Plus Flea & Tick for Dogs kills chewing lice for at least one month. For best control of chewing lice, apply once every month.
Sarcoptic Mites: Applied once a month, Onguard Plus Flea & Tick for Dogs aids in the control of sarcoptic mange mite infestations.
Do not reapply Onguard Plus Flea & Tick for Dogs for 30 days.