How do you use Activyl tick Plus? The solution is supplied in pipettes filled with the appropriate amounts of indoxacarb and permethrin for dogs of various weights. For very small and small dogs, the full content of a pipette appropriate for the dog’s weight is applied to the skin between the shoulder blades, after parting the fur.
Does Activyl work for ticks? Activyl Tick Plus is only for dogs and kills ticks, adult fleas, flea eggs and larvae; thereby, breaking the flea’s lifecycle.
Is Activyl safe for dogs? Activyl is safe to use in dogs and puppies over 1.5kg from 8 weeks of age.
Is Activyl better than frontline? A recent study by Merck Animal Health compared the efficacy of two products. When tested for a 2-month application period Activyl killed 99% of the fleas on pets whereas Frontline Plus managed to kill only 54% of fleas.