• What is Pyrethrin and Pyrethroid Toxicity In Dogs?

    11 days ago - By iHeart Dogs

    It's important to use your dog's flea and tick medication according to your vet's directions, but do you know why?
    Flea and tick control products contain insecticides that can be toxic if not used according to the label. They are meant for external use only, and can be dangerous if they're swallowed or applied in larger doses than they're meant to be. Remember, it's a poison meant to kill the tiny bugs that want to make their homes on your dog, you only want to apply enough to be effective, but not harm your pet.
    Fleas and ticks do more than just irritate your dog, they also transmit...
    Read more ...