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Here’s a New Weapon to Fight Fleas and Ticks on Your Cat

It's called Catego, and it works on cats older than 8 weeks who weigh at least 1.5 pounds.

Jackie Brown  |  Mar 2nd 2017

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Ceva Animal Health recently lanuched a new topical flea preventive developed just for cats.

The active ingredients in Catego (dinotefuran, fipronil and pyriproxyfen) work fast, killing 97 percent of fleas within three hours of application. It has 100 percent efficacy within six hours.


Catego also kills ticks fast, even before they bite. The monthly preventive can be used on cats older than 8 weeks of age as long as the cats weigh at least 1.5 pounds.

To learn more visit the product’s website.