The Preventic tick collar for dogs controls ticks, including dog paralysis ticks for 2 months. The Preventic tick collar by Virbac comes in one size, that fits all dogs.
About Virbac Preventic Tick Collar for Dogs
- Controls ticks, including paralysis ticks
- Lasts for 2 months
- Can be used on puppies from 16 weeks of age
- One size fits all
- 72cm in length
- Safe to use on dogs
- Simple way to protect your dog from ticks
- Made by Virbac Animal Health
Why choose Preventic
Preventic controls and detaches paralysis ticks
Usually before they have a chance to bite and poison your dog - meaning a reduced change of toxin exposure and lower rish of tick paralysis occurring.
Longest lasting paralysis tick protection available
Preventic controls ticks for up to 2 months so there's less chance of forgetting to re-apply tick control, which means more reliable protection for your dog.
Simply attach the collar to your dog and the active ingredient will begin to work. You don't have the hassle of powders, shampoos, dips or rinses.
So easy to use
- Buckle the Preventic collar comfortably around your dog's neck so 2 fingers can be easily inserted between the collar and the neck.
- Cut off and dispose of any excess collar length by wrapping in paper and placing in the garbage.
- Do not remove Preventic, Except while washing or swimming (once replaced protection may take 24 hours to re-establish).
- In paralysis tick areas daily searching of your dog's entire body is recommended.
- Check the collar periodically to ensure it has not loosened and replace it every 2 months.
How Preventic Tick Collars Work
Preventic is unique because it not only prevents ticks from attaching and feeding on your pet but it also controls and kills paralysis ticks.
Preventic contains a chemical called amitraz that specialises in tick control. Amitraz acts by paralysing the mouth parts of the tick, killing and detaching the tick, reducing the risk of tick paralysis.
Amitraz migrates across the lipid or oily layer of the skin and hair coat, reaching maximim efficacy within 24 hours.
Slow release technology within the Preventic collar consistently releases amitraz over the 2 month period, ensuring the level on the coat - once it has spread - is consistently above the concentration required to kill ticks.
The Preventic collar controls ticks and provides protection for up to 2 months. Buckle collar comfortably around the dog's neck. Any collar when buckled too tightly may cause skin irritation. Attach collar so that two or three fingers can be inserted easily between collar and dog's neck. Cut off any excess length of the collar and dispose of it. In tick paralysis areas, daily searching of the entire body and removal of ticks is recommended. Pay particular attention to the area in and around the ears. The dog should be inspected daily for ticks particularly in and around the ear area. Replace collar after 2 months to ensure continued protection for your dog. Remove collar before washing or swimming, once replaced protection may take 24 hours to re-establish.
IT IS IMPORTANT THAT TREATMENT OF TICKS IS CONTINUED THROUGHOUT THE YEAR.
Do not use on sick or convalescing animals. Do not allow animals to chew the collar. Seek veterinary attention if the collar is chewed. Do not use any other pesticide whilst collar is being worn. Remove collar immediately should signs of skin irritation occur.
Do not open inner envelope until ready for use. Do not allow children to play with collar. Wash hands thoroughly with soap and water after handling the collar.
If poisoning occurs contact a doctor or Poisons Information Centre. Phone Australia 131 126
Protection of Wildlife, Fish, Crustaceans and the Environment
Dangerous to fish and crustaceans. Do not contaminate fish ponds, drains, rivers and streams with the pesticide or the used container.
Dispose of any excess length of collar, used collars and opened envelopes by wrapping in paper and putting in the garbage.
Store below 30 degrees celcius (Room Temperature). Protect from light.Checkout with Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Afterpay or zipPay.
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