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Many veterinary practices sell flea sprays or advise on their purchase for elimination of the environmental stages of a flea infestation. Several brands of flea spray are available, but some are being taken off the market (HSE 2018).
By doing this module you will:
Understand the lifecycle of the cat flea.
Know the options available for treating a flea infestation.
Be aware of the evidence on the efficacy of environmental treatments.
Understand why some products are being taken off the market.
Know where to find out which products are authorised for sale.
UK veterinary professionals have to deal with an increasing number of parasite threats to companion animals and a very large and growing range of parasiticide products with which to control them. A practice parasiticide policy will help ensure that there is a consistent message about parasite protection from every member of the practice team, that parasite risk is reliably assessed for each animal, and that the products best suited to the animal’s needs are chosen. This module walks you through the steps to creating your own practice policy. Includes downloadable client questionnaire.Read More
This module covers the five main parasites that affect cats in the UK : roundworm, fleas, ticks, tapeworm and lungworm. It outlines the different approaches to parasite control and discusses product choice. With the integrated Parasiticide Guide, it will help you choose products suited to your clients.Read More
This module covers the five main parasites that affect dogs in the UK: roundworm, fleas, ticks, tapeworm, lungworm. Discusses different parasite control strategies, focusing on a risk-based approach and product choice. Together with the integrated Product Guide it will help you choose products suited to your clients.Read More