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Protecting Your Dog from Fleas and Ticks

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

Keeping fleas and ticks from biting your dog is a good way to protect him, and any humans around him, from many diseases. Some products protect against fleas only, while others protect against both ticks and fleas and may protect against additional parasites. Some will aim to kill these pests, but offer no prevention. Your veterinarian will make a recommendation that best fits your dog's lifestyle and environment.

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Posted July 27, 2011 in

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