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|06-19-2010, 09:01 AM||#2|
And Rylee Finnegan
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Metro Detroit, MI
Yes it is.
Mosquitos can still get in the house and even carrying them outside to the car or whatever puts them at risk. It's really an individual decision, but I would not take the chance.
Crystal, Ellie May (RIP), Rylee Finnegan, and Gracie Boo🐶
|06-19-2010, 09:28 AM||#3|
Love my Boys
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: w/ my boys
Here are some interesting articles on the subject.....It will give you some info to digest before you make your decision.....
Heartworm Medication: Is Year Round Protection Necessary? | Truth4Dogs
- Terrierman's Daily Dose -
I realize this is a very individual decision we all have to make......Personally I don't use them, I'm just not comfortable giving my yorkies a insecticide every month of their lives, I worry about the toxic load over time....For me there are other alternatives that I'm more comfortable with..... I could take them in every 6-8 months for a HW test or I minimize their risk by not being outside during peak times for mosquitoes and I use a spray with essential oils, like neem or cedar oils, like this....
Natural Flea Control and Tick Remedy. Official TripleSure Site. Flea and Tick
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The two most powerful words when we’re in struggle: me too..