FRONTLINE – Tackling Fleas and Ticks


  • Tackling Fleas and Ticks
  • Objectives
  • Pet Health in the Pharmacy
  • All About Fleas
  • Understanding the Flea Life Cycle
  • The Truth About Ticks
  • Ticks and Lyme Disease
  • Tackling Fleas, Flea Eggs and Ticks with FRONTLINE Plus
  • How Does FRONTLINE Plus Work?
  • FRONTLINE Plus: See the Difference
  • Applying FRONTLINE Plus
  • How to Get Rid of a Flea Infestation
  • Learning Scenario
  • Summary and References
  • Assessment
  • Action & Evaluation

Tackling Fleas and Ticks
Pet care in the pharmacy

With 51% of households owning a pet in the UK1, there is a huge opportunity for community pharmacies to support pet owners on pet health issues such as fleas and ticks. This module will emphasise the importance of this category to your pharmacy and explore how you can help your customers manage flea and tick infestations on their pets and in their home.

Content developed by CIG Healthcare Partnership working with Merial Animal Health, now part of the Boehringer Ingelheim Group of Companies

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