Bio Spot Flea & Tick Collar for Cats kills fleas, flea eggs and flea larvae, adult ticks (including those carrying Lyme disease), tick larvae and nymphs to prevent re-infestations. This easy-to-use collar is effective against fleas and ticks for up to 7 months of continuous protection. Wetting the Bio Spot Flea & Tick Collar for Cats will not impair the collar's effectiveness or your pet's protection. If your cat becomes wet from bathing, swimming or getting caught out in the rain, it is not necessary to remove the collar. The Bio Spot Flea & Tick Collar also has a breakaway mechanism for added safety to allow your cat to become free of the collar in an emergency situation.
Cats and Kittens (12 weeks old and over)
The active ingredient Tetrachlorvinphos is an insecticide that kills both fleas and ticks. The collar works to kill fleas and ticks immediately, and continues working for up to 7 months.
Harmful if swallowed or absorbed through skin. Causes moderate eye irritation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin or clothing. Wash hands thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum, using tobacco or using the toilet.
Bio Spot Flea and Tick Collar for Cats (Farnam Pet Products)
Tetrachlorvinphos 14.55%, (S)-Methoprene 1.02%, Other ingredients 84.43%.
Bio Spot Flea and Tick Collar for Cats is designed to kill adult fleas and flea eggs. The collar begins working to kill fleas, flea eggs and larvae, adult ticks, tick larvae and nymphs as soon as it is placed around the cat's neck. Full protection against fleas and flea eggs will be achieved within 48 hours, providing continuous protection for 7 months. Full protection against adult and immature ticks will be achieved within a few days, providing continuous protection for up to 7 months. Adult ticks will be killed over the entire pet. Dead ticks will fall off or may be easily removed.
Bio Spot Flea and Tick Collar for Cats is a non-prescription (OTC) product.
Remove the collar from the package, unroll and stretch to activate insecticide generator. As the collar begins to work, a fine white powder will appear on the surface. Place the Bio Spot Active Care Collar around the cat's or kitten's neck, adjust for proper fit and buckle in place. The collar must be worn loosely to allow room for your cat to grow and to permit the collar to move about the neck. A properly fitted collar is one that, when fastened will snugly slide over your cat's head. Leave 2 or 3 inches on the collar for extra adjustment, then cut off and dispose of the extra length. Collar does not need replacement if your cat becomes wet.
Consult a veterinarian before using this product on debilitated, aged, medicated, pregnant or nursing cats. Do not use on kittens under 12 weeks of age. Do not use this product on cats simultaneously or within 30 days before or after treatment with or exposure to cholinesterase inhibiting drugs or pesticides (e.g. carbaryl, etc.). However, flea and tick collars may be immediately replaced.
When the collar is first worn, observe your cat's neck area every few days for irritation. Remove the collar at the first sign of irritation or adverse reaction. Sensitivities may occur after using any pesticide product for pets. If signs of sensitivity occur, remove the collar and bathe your cat with mild soap and rinse with large amounts of water. Do not use on cats less than 12 weeks of age. Humans: Do not open package until ready to use. Do not allow children to play with this collar. Pesticidal dust will form on this collar during storage. Wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water after handling the collar.
Call a veterinarian or veterinary emergency room.
Store collar in original, unopened package away from children.
Leave 2 or 3 inches for extra adjustment. Cut off and dispose of excess length.
Store unopened collar in a cool dry place. Dispose of empty pouch and expired collar in the trash.