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Keeping your cat healthy and free of pests is an important part of being a pet owner. While there are many pests that can afflict your cat, fleas are probably the most common. What is the best medicine for treating a cat with fleas?
There are two main cat flea medications on the market today – Frontline and Advantage. Both are applied similarly, as well. You simply put a drop on your cat's skin, right between the shoulders. They also last for a similar amount of time.
Treating your cat with Frontline will cost a little bit more than using Advantage to control fleas. However, Frontline does contain an extra ingredient designed to kill ticks that you will not find in Advantage. Therefore, if ticks are a problem for your cat, spending a bit extra to buy Frontline might be a good idea.
However, you should know that Advantage works more quickly than Frontline, and can have your cat free of fleas within twelve hours. It takes Frontline about eighteen hours to achieve the same results. Both products do stop fleas from biting your cat in about three minutes, so the itch relief from both products is very fast.
Finding the best flea treatment for your cat will largely hinge on whether or not ticks are a problem and how much you are willing to spend on medicine.
Red Standard Poodle, Our upcoming litter is due April 2010. We breed the highest caliber Red Standard Poodles. We insure great health, temperament and non fading beauty. We are committed to providing beautiful, healthy conformationaly correct Red Standard Poodles. We do all the Health and Genetic testing, and require that the sires go through the same rigorous testing. Gingerbred Poodles is located in Tacoma WA in the Great Northwest.
Our goal is to improve the Red Standard Poodle which is still a relatively rare color. A beautiful dark red standard with black points is breathtaking and will get many complements. We strive to breed genetically sound poodles with correct conformation, deep red color and black points. AKC states that Black Points are preferred for Red Poodles as opposed to Brown points.
Optimum pairings are not based solely on aesthetics but on pedigree, (you have to know what’s behind your dog) Genetic health testing, OFA evaluation of hips and CERF testing for eyes. We breed for a low COI (coefficient of inbreeding). All this helps contribute to the betterment of the breed, to healthier standard poodles. Which we hope means fewer trips to the vet and longer lives.
Good nutrition is also of utmost importance. We decided on feeding a Raw diet based on the prey model 80% meat 10% organ and 10% bone. We also add salmon oil, sea meal, yogurt, apple cider vinegar and some fruits and veggies. The results are clean teeth, wonderful coat, fresh breath and glowing health.
Gingerbred Poodles is a small breeder, and we breed first for ourselves, making sure that those puppies we don’t keep go to wonderful homes. We only sell on limited registration and we don’t believe in cross breeding. Our puppies are for pets unless private arrangements are made. We want all our puppies to go to loving forever homes.
All-natural, highly nutritional pet foods, freshly baked treats and boutique accessory items for your dog and cat. Above the downtown Whole Foods.
At All The Best we are passionate about dog and cat nutrition. We carry only the best quality food and wholesome treats available. We carefully evaluate every food and treat we carry, upgrading as healthier products become available.
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