Seresto Collar for Puppies and Small Dogs under 8kg
What is Seresto?
The Seresto long-acting collar for dogs treats and prevents fleas for 8 months and ticks for 4 months.
What parasites does Seresto protect against?
Seresto protects against fleas for 8 months, and ticks for 4 months. It also prevents the flea tapeworm, through its effective control of the host (the cat flea), as well as tick-borne diseases Ehrlichiosis, Babesiosis and Anaplasmosis through its effective control of the host (the brown dog tick). Seresto does not protect against other intestinal worms, heartworm, or mites.
Should I use this product? Seresto is:
- Highly recommended for dogs in areas affected by paralysis ticks, particularly along the Eastern Coastline of Australia
- Highly recommended for dogs in areas affected by the deadly tick-borne disease Ehrlichiosis - including Western Australia, Northern Territory, and South Australia.
- Recommended for pets who do not tolerate oral or liquid topical treatments well
- Recommended for pet owners who struggle to remember monthly treatments, as it lasts for 4 months (for tick protection) or 8 months (if using for flea protection only)
Safety information: Suitable for dogs over the age of 7 weeks and weighing under 8kg. The safety of Seresto has not been evaluated for lactating or pregnant dogs.