K9 Advantix Reviews
There are some trusted names in flea prevention for dogs. One of those names is K9 Advantix. This product is a guaranteed solution to prevent, kill, and control fleas and ticks from living on your dog on your dog and it comes highly recommended by veterinarians and from those in the pet care community.
It is developed by Bayer Healthcare, a highly trusted company and the same manufacturer of Advantage Flea Control. However, K9 Advantix is topical solution that is just for dogs.
Unlike Advantage, K9 Advantix also prevents and protects against ticks. It works under the same principles as the traditional Advantage product but comes with the warning that cats should not be exposed to this product as their systems cannot metabolize with certain compounds and ingredients used in K9 Advantix.
K9 Advantix flea drops stop fleas immediately in their tracks. It kills fleas, ticks, larvae and eggs on contact. The solution will not wash off and it is perfectly fine to bathe your pet after the drops have had the opportunity to dry on the fur.
K9 Advantix is safe for all dogs and puppies over seven weeks old and if applied monthly and used year-round, this product has the ability to keep fleas and ticks from living in your house during the cold season and during winter.
However, certain warnings must be communicated with this product. While the majority of reviews are positive for this product, there are some instances of this it having a negative effect on some dogs. This product has been known to cause hyperactivity, as well as an allergic skin reaction in rare cases on some animals. If, after application, you notice that your dog is itching, irritated or having issues breathing or sleeping, contact your veterinarian immediately. Furthermore, if your dog is already on any type of medication or anti-biotic, contact your veterinarian before using this product. You should not use this product on animals that only live outdoors, animals that are pregnant, animals that are sick or injured, animals that are nursing, or puppies under seven weeks old.
All in all, K9 Advantix is a great product, but please keep in mind the warnings. Any chemical-based product and can be harmful if not used correctly.