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Hello this is Dr. Holloway but you can call me Dr. H for short. I am sorry you seem to be having flea an tick troubles with your pet and lack of transportation is a definite hindrance to getting over the counter flea/tick preventatives. Typically flea/tick pills are not available without them seeing a veterinarian first, but you can purchase topical flea/tick preventatives online without a visit in most cases.
I would only recommend visiting either Dr's Foster and Smith http://www.drsfostersmith.com/dog-supplies/flea-tick/ps/c/3307/6 or PetRx.com for flea/tick preventative options. My top choices are the Seresto collar (flea/tick preventative that lasts up to 8 months) or Advantix topical. Best of luck!
Is there anything else I can assist you and your pets with today?
- Dr. H
Hi this is Dr. Holloway again. I just wanted to check in to see if you received my recommendations ok and if everything is panning out well with your pets. Let me know if I can be of any further assistance to you and don't forget to leave a rating for me for the information that was given as this is how I am credited with assisting you and your pets. Thanks and I hope all is well! : )
- Best regards,