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K9 Advantix

  • Kills fleas and flea larvae within 20 minutes of contact
  • Repels and kills ticks, including the paralysis tick
  • Remains effective after bathing and contact with water
  • Repels and kills mosquitoes, sandflies and biting flies.
  • Controls lice
 

From $32.95


 

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Style Number: A3020-CONFIG
 

Product Detail: K9 Advantix

Advantix For Dogs

Advantix for dogs is a spot-on treatment with wide ranging effects.

  1. It kills fleas and flea larvae in the environment for 4 weeks
  2. Repels and kills the paralysis tick for 2 weeks
  3. Repels and kills the brown dog tick and bush tick for 1 month
  4. Repels and kills mosquitoes and sandflies for 4 weeks.

Advantix can be used on puppies from 7 weeks of age. It can be safely used on pregnant and lactating female dogs.

Advantix repels ticks. The great advantage of this is that it can repel a tick before it bites your dog. Any ticks attached prior to application of Advantix will be killed by the product but will remain attached.

Advantix continues to be effective after a treated dog is exposed to water. This allows the dog to continue to participate in swimming and being bathed.

Advantix is manufactured by Bayer Australia Ltd.

How to use the product

Advantix for Dogs is applied as a spot-on treatment at skin level. For dogs less than 25kg the entire contents of the tube is applied between the shoulder blades. For dogs over 25kg, the appropriate dose is divided and applied between the shoulder blades, between the hips, and at one point in between.

Sizes

Advantix for dogs is available in 4 different sizes.

  1. Dogs less than 4kg -green pack
  2. Dogs 4-10kg - turquoise (aqua)pack
  3. Dogs 10-25kg - red pack
  4. Dogs over 25kg - blue pack

Note - dogs over 50kg require dosage with 2 pipettes from the blue pack.

Owners of growing dogs need to be aware of any changes in their dog's weight to ensure that the appropriate dose is given to protect their dog as it grows.

Tips and tricks

Dogs generally accept the administration of spot-on treatments fairly well. However if your dog doesn't co-operate, using distraction techniques may be of benefit. Having another person pat the dog or offer a small treat at the time of application is often beneficial for such animals.

If your dog likes to roll in the dirt or grass immediately after application, take the dog for a walk immediately after application to ensure it is not rubbed off.

After every application of Advantix, owners should consider placing a marker on the calendar for the next due date to ensure continuity of protection and avoid forgetting a dose.

Active ingredients

Advantix contains 2 active ingredients

Imidacloprid 100 g/L and permethrin 500 g/L.

Contraindications and warnings

Advantix must not be used on cats or animals other than dogs.

Do not allow cats to actively groom or have close physical contact with a recently treated dog.

Ensure that Advantix does not contact the mouth or eyes of the treated dog.

Not for use in puppies less than 7 weeks of age.

During tick season daily tick searches are still recommended.



Ratings & Reviews

Based on 97 Review(s)

Average Rating

4.7

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Most Recent Reviews

Advantix
Written by Ookielookie
Jul 08, 2015

This is the best!! Works sooooo fast. Now my dog is totally tick and flea free!

Spot-on
Written by Robert Pattinson
Jul 07, 2015

My husband and I uses this on our four dogs and it's been very effective! It works on all of them and it does not leaves any fleas and ticks behind. Few days after application you can really see the difference. After some weeks, yes, totally no more ticks and fleas.

Tick and Flea Control
Written by Penelope
Jul 06, 2015

This is certainly one of my favorite products for my dogs. Every summer I find this essential since ticks and fleas are very prevalent. And I make sure I get to order Advantix from Joe's ahead of time so there would be no hassle in the shipping. So far I don't have any complaints in Joe's Pet meds. I always get what I want.

my dog loves this
Written by Jordan
Jul 02, 2015

Savior for my Ellie. This med freed her from itching and nasty parasites. Very great help. Thanks for having it and for the quick shipping.

k9 Advantix
Written by Louvelle
Jul 02, 2015

I saw the effects of this med on my friend's dog and so I tried it. And it worked! Worked on my dog! No more ticks ad fleas. Such a relief. Thank you Joe's!Very impressive product.

Quick treatment
Written by Josielyn
Jul 01, 2015

Summer fleas are here so I ordered a treatment. As soon as the product arrives I immediately applied it to my dog. Good news is, after few days I noticed fleas were minimized. Not totally gone but I can see improvement.

Effective treatment
Written by Dog lover
Jun 29, 2015

So happy to find this in Joe's. My vet's price for Advantix is ridiculous. Good thing it is available here. It is what my vet recommended for my dog's tick and fleas. And it's so effective on him.

Best pricing
Written by Faye
Jun 26, 2015

I searched for this product on almost all of the pet stores online and I got the cheapest price here in Joe's Pet Meds. Great pricing indeed!!!

K9 Advantix
Written by Gelyn
Jun 22, 2015

This product is so great!! I'm very pleased with this. Highly recommended to pet parents who are having trouble with ticks and fleas. Very mild yet very effective!!

Great
Written by Gelyn
Jun 22, 2015

No more ticks and fleas!!This is perfect!My dog will use this brand from now on. I'm really impressed