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Bravecto

Bravecto's premium range of flea, tick, and worm treatments for your beloved pets. For flexible application, choose between our long-lasting spot-on treatment or the easy-to-administer chewable for both dogs and cats. With just one dose, protect your furry friend from harmful pests for up to 12 weeks. Whether you have a feisty feline or a devoted dog, Bravecto offers dosages to all breeds and sizes.

Bravecto Size Chart For Dogs

 

Dog weight Chewable Spot on
2 to 4.5kg Bravecto Very Small Dog Yellow Bravecto Spot on for Very Small Dogs Yellow
4.5 to 10kg Bravecto Small Dog Orange Bravecto Spot on for Small Dogs Orange
10 to 20kg Bravecto Medium Dog Green Bravecto Spot on for Medium Dogs Green
20 to 40kg Bravecto Large Dog Blue Bravecto Spot on for Large Dogs Blue
40 to 56kg Bravecto Very Large Dog Pink Bravecto Spot on for Very Large Dogs Pink


 

Bravecto Size Chart For Cats

 

Cat weight Bravecto Spot On size Bravecto Plus Spot On
1.2 to 2.8kg Bravecto Spot on for Small Cats Green Bravecto Plus Spot on for Small Cats Green
2.8 to 6.25kg Bravecto Spot on for Medium Cats Blue Bravecto Plus Spot on for Medium Cats Blue
6.25 to 12.5kg Bravecto Spot on for Large Cats Purple Bravecto Plus Spot on for large Cats Purple
Disclaimer: The content presented in both product tables is intended for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for professional veterinary advice. Please consult with a certified veterinarian for authoritative guidance and to address any specific health or treatment queries for your pet.

Frequently Asked Questions

 

How long does Bravecto take to work?

Bravecto starts working rapidly to protect your pet. For fleas, Bravecto begins killing fleas within 2 hours of administration. In clinical trials, Bravecto has been shown to be effective against fleas for up to 12 weeks for both the spot-on and chewable formulations.

For ticks, Bravecto spot-on starts killing ticks within 12 hours (such as the black-legged tick) and within 8 hours for the American dog tick. The chewable formulation starts killing ticks within 12 hours. Bravecto remains effective against ticks for up to 12 weeks, depending on the species of tick.

However, always remember to consult with a veterinarian about any treatments, and it's good practice to refer to the product's official documentation or website to ensure accurate and up-to-date information.

 

What is Bravecto Plus?

Bravecto Plus is an advanced version of Bravecto designed specifically for cats. While Bravecto offers protection against fleas and ticks, Bravecto Plus provides added protection against certain internal parasites.

Here's a breakdown of what Bravecto Plus offers:

Fleas and Ticks: Like the original Bravecto, Bravecto Plus effectively treats and prevents flea infestations and treats and controls tick infestations.
Heartworm: Bravecto Plus prevents heartworm disease in cats, which is caused by the parasite Dirofilaria immitis.
Intestinal Worms: It also treats and controls roundworm (Toxocara cati) and hookworm (Ancylostoma tubaeforme) infections, which are common internal parasites in cats.
Application: Bravecto Plus is a spot-on treatment, meaning it's applied topically on the cat's skin at the base of the skull, ensuring the cat cannot lick it off.

As always, it's important to consult with a veterinarian to ensure the right treatment and dosage for a pet's specific needs.

 

How does Bravecto work on dogs?

Bravecto uses an active ingredient called fluralaner. When given to dogs:

Chewable Tablet: The dog eats it and the ingredient enters the blood.
Spot-on Treatment: It's applied to the skin and absorbed into the blood.

When fleas and ticks bite a treated dog, they take in fluralaner from the dog's blood. This harms their nervous system, causing their death. One dose protects the dog from fleas and ticks for up to 12 weeks. Always use the right dose for your dog's size and check with a vet for best care.

 

How does Bravecto work on cats?

Bravecto uses the active ingredient fluralaner to protect cats:

Spot-on Treatment: When applied to the cat's skin, it's absorbed into their bloodstream.

  • When fleas and ticks bite the treated cat, they consume fluralaner from the cat's blood.
  • This substance disrupts the pest's nervous system, leading to its death.
  • A single application provides protection against fleas and ticks for up to 12 weeks.
  • Always use the appropriate dose for your cat's size and regularly consult with a vet for optimal care.