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Protecting Your Cat from Fleas and Ticks

Reviewed by Dr. Melissa Beall, DVM, PhD on Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Fleas and ticks can carry disease so it's important to protect your cat from them. Some products protect against fleas only; others protect against both ticks and fleas and may protect against additional parasites; and some will aim to kill these pests, but offer no prevention. Your veterinarian will make a recommendation that best fits your cat's lifestyle and environment.

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Posted January 05, 2012 in

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