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Can I apply my cats flea treatment a week early? Bastain

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can I apply my cats flea treatment a week early?
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Using the wrong medication for fleas can be dangerous. You should definitely talk to the Veterinarian. What is the cat's name and age?
Customer: Bastain he's 15 pounds and 2
JA: What is the cat's name?
Customer: name is*****: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Sebastian?
Customer: no hes health just having a flea issue

HI this is DRB and I would be happy to help you....what flea control are you wanting to use a week early?

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
vet guard

ok, let me check the ingredients....

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
I tried sentry last month but he got a burn wont use it again

ok, what you are using is pretty close to the same is fipronil which is frontline. This can be used safely every 2 weeks for cats for an indefinite period of time.

Like most topicals this is meant to be used prophylactically therefore if you already have a flea problem you are facing about 6 months to get rid of the problem.

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