For some reason, my pride has not had a problem with fleas or ticks. Don't know if the extreme heat killed them off or what. Now that we are getting some rain, mosquitos are getting to be a problem at dusk and early am so the cats only go out at midday. When we are all out, the mosquitos seem to prefer me to the cats. Found out that my old fashioned lye soap made with Jewelweed cuts the itching down. The heat killed my jewelweed off this year so I am going to make a rain garden for it. Then it will have enuogh moisture to grow good.
---- Beth <create_me_...@yahoo.com> wrote: > That would be a lot of baths.And a huge emergency bill for my wounds. Joslin Potter <joslinir...@yahoo.com> wrote: > >Honestly, I found that a good old fashion bath with dawn dish soap >and flea comb has been our best defense this year. ( along with a few house >bombs) It sucks having to give everyone a bath but i like it more then putting >greasy drops on my pets. > > >________________________________ > From: Cindy McHugh <ci...@furangels.org> >To: email@example.com >Sent: Friday, October 5, 2012 7:55 PM >Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Flea Products > > >I >bought Frontline for my foster cats last summer and it was completely >ineffective. The next time I was at my vet’s office, I mentioned it (because >that’s where I bought it). The vet on duty (not my regular) said she had >recently heard many similar complaints and surmised that fleas in our area >were >building an immunity to it. > >I >switched to Advantage and it’s worked well. However, since then, I found a >source for a generic equivalent and I’ve been using it for about a year now >with >no complaints. It’s $10 (free shipping) for 18 treatments for small cats or 9 >treatments for larger cats. If anyone is interested, the company is >http://www.fleakiller.co/ > >I >have no personal interest in this company or site. I’m just a very satisfied >customer. > >Cindy >_______________________________________________ >Felvtalk mailing list >Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org >http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org >_______________________________________________ >Felvtalk mailing list >Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org >http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org _______________________________________________ Felvtalk mailing list Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org _______________________________________________ Felvtalk mailing list Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org