Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Flea Collar

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_5041

A collar containing slowly released fumigant insecticide that is worn by cats and dogs to prevent infestation by fleas. Once popular, though not entirely effective, it has largely been replaced by systemic products that are dabbed on the animal or fed to the animal periodically.

 Veterinary Pests and Their Management

 Cat Flea

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