Flea, Tick & Heartworm Preventatives
The following is a brief description of the flea, tick, and heartworm
preventatives available at Miller Animal Hospital.
BRAVECTO - This is a topical flea and tick product that is applied to the back of the neck. It protects for 12 weeks at a time. Currently there are two rebates - a $15 rebate for 2 doses, and a $35 rebate for 4 doses. All doses have to be purchased at the same time and be reflected on the same invoice.
SERESTO COLLAR - This collar for cats kills and repels fleas and ticks for 8 months. It is odorless, non-greasy and easy to use. There is currently a $15 rebate for each collar purchased from our clinic.
FLEA & TICK:
NEXGARD CHEWABLES - This product is fed monthly to dogs and puppies. It kills fleas and Lone Star, Black-legged, American Dog, and Brown Dog ticks.
SERESTO COLLAR (DOGS) - This collar comes in two sizes and kills and repels fleas and ticks for 8 months. It is odorless, non-greasy and easy to use. Currently there is a $15 rebate for collars purchased from our clinic.
VECTRA 3D - This is a topical product which is applied monthly. It repels fleas and ticks. Currently there is a mail in promotion of "Buy 3 at a time, get 1 free" and "Buy 6 at a time, get 3 free".
HEARTGARD PLUS - This is an oral chewable administered monthly which helps prevent heartworm disease by killing heartworm larvae. It also treats and controls roundworm and hookworms. Many rebates are available - see our rebate list for the various combinations.
INTERCEPTOR PLUS - This is an oral tablet administered monthly which helps prevent heartworm disease and treats and controls adult hookworms, roundworm, whipworm and tapeworm infections in dogs and puppies 2 pounds of body weight or more and 6 weeks of age or older.