This item requires a vet's prescription
Stronghold for Cats 45mg
Stronghold Spot On is a spot on treatment for fleas, roundworms, hookworms, heartworm, biting lice, sarcoptic mange and ear mites in dogs and cats.
It is supplied in packs of 3 or 6 single use pipettes.
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Stronghold for Cats is a prescription item and will be sent once a valid prescription is received.
Are you looking for Stronghold Plus for Cats?
Stronghold Plus treats flea and tick infestations and it can be purchased in 3 sizes depending on the size of your cat.
View the Stronghold Plus for Cats range.
Always follow the instructions given by your vet.
How does Stronghold for cats work?
Treating and Preventing Fleas
After applying Stronghold Spot On, the adult fleas on the are killed, no viable eggs are produced, and larvae are also killed.
This process breaks the flea lifecycle, stopping flea reproduction.
Prevent fleas returning by treating your cat or dog with Stronghold Spot On monthly during flea season (starting one month before the season starts)
Preventing Heartworm in Cats
Stronghold for cats can prevent heartworm. If you’re planning to travel to an area where mosquitoes may be present, administer Stronghold cat at least one month before exposure to mosquitoes, then monthly, ending one month after the final exposure.
To treat biting lice infestations, roundworm and intestinal hookworms, use Stronghold for cats just once.
How to apply Stronghold Spot On:
Apply to the skin at the base of the neck in front of the shoulder blades.
1) Remove the Stronghold for cats pipette from its protective package
2) Holding the pipette upright, firmly depress the cap to puncture the applicator seal, then remove the cap
3) Part the hair at the base of your animal’s neck in front of the shoulder blades to expose a small area of skin
4) Apply the tip of the Stronghold pipette directly to the skin without massaging.
5) Squeeze the pipette firmly to empty the contents in one spot.
6) Avoid contact between the product and your fingers
To check the most up to date information about this product, please read its Summary of Product Characteristics (SPC) on the Veterinary Medical Directorate’s (VMD) Product Information Database:
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Please note that if you are purchasing a mix of Light and Heavy items at the same time, these will be sent separately. The Heavy items being sent by Courier, the Light items by Royal Mail Second Class.
All exceptions to these guidelines are noted in the product description.
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