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#1 of 4 Old 09-28-2005, 06:08 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Ugh, Sammy was perfectly content to be an indoor cat until he got outside once early in the summer & made friends with the neighbor cats. : Now, he sneaks out at least once/day and often refuses to come in at night.

As a result, he now has fleas.

What is the most effective treatment? I do have a one-dose treatment of Revolution that the vet gave me last year, just in case. Just looking for more opinions, though.

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I'd say use the Revolution you have. Frontline Plus is also good.

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HTH:

http://www.care2.com/channels/solutions/pets/828


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Aromatherapy repellent. Using 10 ml. of sweet almond oil as your base, add 10 drops of lavender and 5 drops of cedarwood. Shake well and use 1 or 2 drops spread over the skin at least twice a week to keep the fleas away.

A flea collar can be made by rubbing a few drops of one of the following into an ordinary webbing or rope collar or even a doggy bandanna: eucalyptus oil, Tea Tree Oil, citronella, lavender or geranium. Don't forget to do this weekly.
http://www.doggienews.com/lib/pests/...ling-fleas.htm


http://www.onlynaturalpet.com/Natura..._Cats_s/48.htm

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