DID YOU KNOW
Q. What's different about FRONTLINE Gold?
A. FRONTLINE Gold is the latest innovation in flea and tick protection from the maker of FRONTLINE Plus. In addition to having fipronil and (S)-methoprene, they now added a powerful third ingredient, pyriproxyfen which helps to kill the next generation of flea eggs and larvae before they can develop into adult fleas. Regular use of FRONTLINE Gold helps prevent new flea infestations.
Q. What does triple action mean?
A. FRONTLINE Gold Brand Products protect your pet with THREE tough killing ingredients: one to take out adult fleas and ticks, and two to kill the next generation of flea eggs and larvae before they can develop into adult fleas.
Q. Why does the applicator look so different?
A. FRONTLINE Gold has an easy-to-use applicator featuring a twist-off cap and the applicator is longer in length.
Q. Does FRONTLINE Gold kill anything else besides fleas and ticks?
A. You bet. FRONTLINE Gold also kills chewing lice.
Q. Is there a FRONTLINE Gold for my cat?
A. Of course. FRONTLINE Gold for Cats was specifically developed for use on cats.
Q. Where can I get FRONTLINE Gold?
A. Your vet's office is command central. There you can get FRONTLINE Gold, great expert advice, and amazing care for your dog or cat.
Q. Does FRONTLINE Gold work on other pets besides dogs and cats?
A. Good question. FRONTLINE Gold for Dogs was specifically formulated for use on dogs and FRONTLINE Gold for Cats specifically for cats. Consult your vet if you have questions about protecting your other pets.
Q. How does FRONTLINE Gold kill fleas and ticks?
A. FRONTLINE Gold has 3 secret weapons: fipronil, to take out adult fleas and ticks AND (S)-methoprene and pyriproxyfen to kill the next generation of flea eggs and larvae before they can develop into adult fleas. Once FRONTLINE Gold is applied, fipronil stores itself in the oil glands in your pet's skin. It then works continuously for 1 month as it is released from the hair follicles onto the skin and coat.
Q. Does it take a long time to kill fleas and ticks?
A. FRONTLINE Gold for Dogs starts killing fleas in just 30 minutes.* In a study, it killed 100% of fleas on dogs within 12 hours of infestation.*
Q.Will FRONTLINE Gold protect my dog, as well as my home, from flea infestations?
A. Regular use of FRONTLINE Gold on your pet may reduce flea infestations in the home.
For best results, use FRONTLINE as part of a comprehensive flea treatment plan, which includes coordinated treatment of the home, yard and pet.
Q. If I miss a month what do I do?
A. Don’t wait until the next month. Just apply now, remember the date (we can help you with that) and repeat every month. You should get back on track as soon as you can with FRONTLINE Gold.
Q. I washed my pet the day after I applied, do I now have to reapply?
A. No worries! FRONTLINE Gold remains effective for 30 days, even if your pet swims or is bathed. After application, just keep your pet from getting wet for 24 hours. If FRONTLINE Gold is to be applied after a bath, make sure your pet is completely dry before application.
Q. Can I use FRONTLINE Gold if I’ve already applied another flea/tick product?
A. Before using, consult your veterinarian.
Q. Can I use FRONTLINE Gold more than once a month?
A. Don't reapply FRONTLINE Gold before the month is through. Once applied, FRONTLINE Gold keeps working for a full 30 days.
Q. Can I use FRONTLINE Gold if my pet is on medication?
A. Before using FRONTLINE Gold, ask your vet about possible interactions with any medications your pet is taking.
Q. Is FRONTLINE Gold safe for pregnant or nursing dogs?
A. Yes. FRONTLINE Gold is approved for use on dogs who are breeding, pregnant or lactating.
Q. Where do ticks live?
A. Ticks are tricky. They rear their ugly heads in almost all regions. And in some parts of the country, even the freezing weather won’t kill them. So you need to protect your pet year round with FRONTLINE Gold.
Q. I see a lot of fleas after I apply FRONTLINE Gold. Is that normal?
A. When FRONTLINE Gold kills fleas, it can cause them to move to the surface of the pet's coat as they die. So if you start seeing more fleas after treating your pet, consider it a victory for the relentless killing power of FRONTLINE Gold.
Q. I looked up larvae, they’re gross. Will FRONTLINE Gold make them go away?
A. FRONTLINE Gold does kill flea eggs and larvae which helps prevent new flea infestations.