Veterinary Services

Flea, Tick, & Heartworm Prevention in Buckeye Lake, OH

At Petplex Animal Hospital, you can trust that your pets are in great hands. Our compassionate, skillful veterinary staff are here to help when you need us most. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Petplex Animal Hospital sells individual doses!

Ask about Rebates and Free Doses Available only through your Veterinarian

Your pet must have an annual exam in our clinic to purchase prevention products for preventives, fleas, or ticks. K-9 Advantix II and Seresto collars are excluded.

Pet Heartworm

Flea, Tick, & Heartworm Prevention

K9 Advantix: This is a topical solution for puppies and dogs seven weeks or older. This product is applied to the skin every 30 days. It repels and kills fleas, mosquitoes, and ticks.

NOT recommended for breeding, pregnant, or lactating females.

Bravecto for dogs: This is a pork-flavored chewable tablet for puppies and dogs six months and older, weighing 4.4 pounds and greater. This product is given every 12 weeks to adults to kill fleas and prevents infestations. 

Use with caution in dogs with a history of seizures.

Credelio for dogs: This is a beef-flavored chewable tablet for puppies and dogs eight weeks and older, weighing 4.4 pounds and greater. This product is given every 30 days to kill fleas and control tick infestations.

The safe use of Credelio in breeding, pregnant or lactating dogs has not been evaluated. Use with caution in dogs with a history of seizures.

Nexgard for dogs: This is a beef-flavored chew for puppies and dogs eight weeks and older, weighing 4 pounds and greater. This product is given every 30 days to kill adult fleas and is indicated for the treatment and prevention of flea and tick infestations.

The safe use of Nexgard in pregnant, breeding, or lactating dogs has not been evaluated.

Seresto Collar for dogs and cats: This is a non-greasy collar. This is for dogs older than seven weeks and for cats older than 10 weeks of age.

This collar is safe for a pregnant/nursing dog and her pups.

Heartworm, Flea, Tick, and some Intestinal Parasite Preventatives

Simparica Trio for dogs: This is a pork-flavored tablet for puppies and dogs eight weeks and older. This product is given every 30 days for the prevention of heartworms. It kills adult fleas and ticks and controls hookworms and roundworms. This product is dosed by weight.

The safe use in breeding pregnant or lactating dogs has not been evaluated. Use with caution in dogs that have a history of seizures. This product can be used for dogs with food allergies.

Advantage Multi for dogs: This is a topical solution for dogs seven weeks or older, weighing over 3 pounds. This product is applied to the skin every 30 days for heartworm prevention. It kills adult fleas and repels mosquitoes. It also treats and controls hookworms, roundworms, and whipworms. The product is dosed by weight.

Safe to use with breeding, pregnant, or lactating females.

Advantage Multi for cats: This is a topical solution for kittens and cats nine weeks and older, weighing 2 pounds or more. This product is applied to the skin every 30 days for heartworm prevention. It kills adult fleas and repels mosquitoes. It also treats and controls hookworms, roundworms, and ear mites. The product is dosed by weight.

Safe to use with breeding, pregnant, or lactating females.

Bravecto Plus for cats: This topical application is for kittens and cats over six months of age, weighing over 2.6 pounds. This product is applied every eight weeks for maximum protection. This product kills adult fleas and is indicated for treating and preventing flea infestations, heartworms, and some intestinal parasites such as roundworms and hookworms. This product is dosed by weight.

Use caution in cats with a history of seizures.

Flea and Tick Preventatives
Pet Heartworm

Heartworm and some Intestinal Parasites Preventatives

Heartgard: This is a natural beef chew for puppies and dogs six weeks or older. This product is given for heartworm prevention every 30 days, which also treats and controls roundworms and hookworms. Chews are dosed by weight.

DO NOT USE IN COLLIE BREEDS. Safe to use with breeding, pregnant, or lactating females.

Interceptor Plus: This is a chicken-flavored tablet for puppies and dogs six weeks and older. This product is given every 30 days for heartworm prevention that also treats and controls roundworms, hookworms, tapeworms, and whipworms. This product is dosed by weight.

Heartworm

Proheart 12: This is for dogs six months of age and older. This product is a 12-month injectable that prevents heartworm disease. It can also be used to treat existing larval and adult hookworm infections.

Proheart should be given with caution to dogs with pre-existing allergic diseases, including food allergy, atopy, and flea allergy dermatitis.

Veterinary Services in Buckeye Lake, OH

At Petplex Animal Hospital we provide complete veterinary services for your pets, assisting our animal patients and their families with the greatest diagnostic, medicinal, and surgical techniques.

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