Treat your pet with FRONTLINE Gold, with its triple action formula. Regular use of FRONTLINE Gold helps kill adult fleas, flea larvae, flea eggs, helps prevent flea infestations and kill 4 species of ticks. FRONTLINE Gold for Dogs starts killing fleas in just 30 minutes and lasts for 30 days. Its 3 secret weapons: fipronil and (S)methoprene and pyriproxyfen work to break the flea life cycle.
Why use Frontline Gold for Dogs?
Improved triple action formula. Kills adult fleas, flea eggs and flea larvae, chewing lice, mites, and ticks that may transmit Lyme disease. Safe for use on dogs and puppies 8 weeks or older. Kills flea eggs and larvae to stop existing infestations and prevent the establishment of new infestations. Easy to apply and waterproof 24 hours after application.
How to use Frontline Gold for Dogs?
Directions For Use:
It is a violation of Federal law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling. Do not allow children to apply product.
READ ENTIRE LABEL BEFORE EACH USE
USE ONLY ON DOGS OR ON PUPPIES 8 WEEKS OF AGE OR OLDER
DO NOT EXCEED RECOMMENDED DOSAGE AMOUNT FOR DOGS
DO NOT ALLOW YOUR DOG TO INGEST THIS PRODUCT
DO NOT USE ON RABBITS, CATS, KITTENS, OR OTHER ANIMALS
THIS PRODUCT CAN BE USED ON DOGS AND PUPPIES 8 WEEKS OR OLDER
DO NOT USE ON CATS
Keep cats away from treated dogs for 24 hours.
If applied to or ingested by a cat, contact your veterinarian.
1. Remove one applicator tube from the package and hold in an upright position pointed away from your face.
2. Twist dispensing tip clockwise about 1/2 turn while pushing down to break the tube’s seal. Do not remove the dispensing tip.
3. Position the dispensing tip on the dog’s back between the shoulder blades. Use the dispensing tip of the tube to part the dog’s hair so that the product will be applied at skin level. Begin squeezing out the contents of the tube to form a stripe as you move from the shoulder blades along the dog’s back to the base of the tail.
4. Repeat every month.
How does Frontline Gold for Dogs work?
FRONTLINE Gold has 3 secret weapons: fipronil, to take out adult fleas and ticks AND (S)-methoprene and pyriproxyfen to kill the next generation of flea eggs and larvae before they can develop into adult fleas. Once FRONTLINE Gold is applied, fipronil stores itself in the oil glands in your pet's skin. It then works continuously for 1 month as it is released from the hair follicles onto the skin and coat.
Fipronil 9.80% (S)-methoprene 8.80% Pyriproxyfen 0.25%
How is Frontline Gold for Dogs sold?
Sold in 3 month or 6 month supplies depending on your pets weight as follows : 5-22 lbs Orange, 23-44 lbs Blue, 45-88 lbs Purple or 89-132 lbs Red
What are the side effects of Frontline Gold for Dogs?
Monitor your dog after application. Side effects may include signs of skin irritation such as redness, scratching, or other signs of discomfort. Gastrointestinal signs such as vomiting or diarrhea have also been reported. If these or other side effects occur, consult your veterinarian.
What special precautions are there when using Frontline Gold for Dogs?
Keep away from children and animals. DO NOT USE ON CATS. For use on dogs only. PRECAUTIONARY STATEMENTS : HAZARDS TO HUMANS. CAUTION. Harmful if swallowed. Causes moderate eye irritation. Avoid contact with eyes or clothing.Wash hands thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum, using tobacco or using the toilet. HAZARDS TO DOMESTIC ANIMALS. For external use only. Do not use on puppies under 8 weeks of age. Sensitivities may occur after using ANY pesticide product for pets. If signs of sensitivity occur bathe your pet with mild soap and rinse with large amounts of water. If signs continue, consult a veterinarian immediately. Pets may experience some temporary irritation at the site of product application. Consult a veterinarian before using this product on debilitated, aged, pregnant or nursing animals. Call 1-800-660-1842, M-F 8am-8pm EST. PHYSICAL OR CHEMICAL HAZARDS : COMBUSTIBLE: Do not use or store near heat or open flame. FIRST AID : Have the product container or label with you when calling a poison control center or doctor, or going for treatment. For additional information on this product (including health concerns, medical emergencies or pesticide incidents), you may call 1-800-660-1842, M-F 8am-8pm EST. IF SWALLOWED: Call a poison control center or doctor immediately for treatment advice. Have person sip a glass of water if able to swallow. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by a poison control center or doctor. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. IF IN EYES: Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice. IF ON SKIN OR CLOTHING: Take off contaminated clothing. Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.
WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including SD Alochol 40 which is known to the State of California to cause birth defects to reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov
What to do in case of overdose?
In case of overdose, contact your nearest emergency animal hospital.
How can you store Frontline Gold for Dogs?
Keep in a cool/dry place. STORAGE AND DISPOSAL : Do not contaminate water, food or feed by storage and disposal. Do not use or store near heat or open flame. PESTICIDE STORAGE: Keep this product in its tightly closed original container, when not in use. Store in a cool, dry (preferably locked) area that is inaccessible to children and animals. PESTICIDE DISPOSAL: Wastes resulting from the use of this product may be disposed of on site or at an approved waste disposal facility. CONTAINER DISPOSAL: Non-refillable container. Do not reuse or refill this container. If empty: Offer for recycling, if available. If partly filled: Call your local solid waste agency for disposal instructions. Never place unused product down any indoor or outdoor drain.