Flea &Tick Control


A flea problem on your pet means a flea problem in your home. Understanding the flea life cycle and methods for its control can be a daunting task. We can provide you with both flea treatment and prevention products if necessary. See the flea article in the Pet Health Library of our site.

The safest and most effective flea preventions are available at Fonthill Animal Hospital. Whether you are looking for Advantage, Revolution or Sentinel, just give us a call!

Ticks are becoming more and more prevalent in North America, and they’re now being found in areas where people and pets didn’t previously encounter ticks. These parasites aren’t just a nuisance; they can rarely cause serious—and sometimes deadly—diseases, including Lyme disease.  Please click on the link below for more Tick information in our area.

Keep ticks off your pet by keeping your dog or cat on a tick preventive. Even indoor-only pets are at risk because ticks can hitch a ride inside on your clothing or shoes. Tick preventives are safe and effective at controlling ticks and the diseases they carry. Call us to get your pet protected today!  Products such as Advantix and Revolution provide a high level of prevention for nuicance ticks.

Don’t panic if you find a tick on your dog or cat, even if your pet is on a preventive. Some preventives kill ticks after they’ve come in contact with your pet. Ticks can hide under your pet’s fur, so as an added measure of protection, we recommend checking your pet for ticks every time your pet comes in from outside. And don’t hesitate to ask us any questions you might have.

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