Message Number: YG6278 | New FHL Archives Search
From: Russell Prater
Date: 2001-08-10 19:10:00 UTC
Subject: Re: [Ferret-Health-list] Advantage ?'s

Kiffany Stanczyk wrote:
> Hello,
> I have read many people mention using Advantage for flea control.
> Does Advantage prevent fleas or is it just a treatment for fleas?

I don't understand this question. Advantage kills any flea that gets on
your ferret. It seems to me that also prevents fleas.

> There is mention of using both the dog and the cat types. Is there a
> difference in chemical content or just in amount? Which is safer to
> use?

The cat and dog packages contain exactly the same thing, just different
amounts of it. I always recommend buying the 55 lb and over dog size.
You get more for your money.

Russ, Booger, Bonnie & Clyde

URA Redneck if your favorite cologne is "Blue Tick Hound."