Have You Heard? More than just flea control in cats

Aug 04, 2010
By dvm360.com staff

Monthly flea control products can prevent flea-borne Bartonella species infections in cats and, possibly, subsequent spread to owners.

Source: Bradbury CA, Lappin MR. Evaluation of topical application of 10% imidacloprid-1% moxidectin to prevent Bartonella hensalae transmission from cat fleas. J Am Vet Med Assoc 2010;236(8):869-873.

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