Flea & Tick Control

Are you wondering what is the best flea prevention for dogs? What about the best tick preventative for dogs? Dog moms and veterinarians share the best flea and tick control for dogs, how to apply them the first time, and helpful dog tick removal information.

If your dog has fleas, YOU do too. Fleas on dogs jump into the nooks & crannies in a home. Our best flea treatment for dogs + A natural flea repellent for dogs.

Dogs & fleas... There's no doubt about it, fleas are everywhere! Here are 4 ways to keep fleas from invading your dog AND your house.


I've used Frontline Plus to control fleas AND ticks on my dogs for the past 20+ years. I studied the ingredients used in the best dog flea & tick control products. Here are the safest ones that you should look for.

The flea and tick control products you get from your vet are the most effective and safest ones for your dog. They all control fleas, but a few of them control other pests as well. Five flea and tick control products are reviewed here.

Here's an illustration showing exactly how to apply these products directly onto your dog's back, beneath his thick coat. Plus, lots of great tips when using Frontline, Advantage or K9 Advantix.

I have Lyme Disease. My dog does not. Our vet thought this was odd, because dogs spend much more time closer to the ground and inevitably get a lot more tick bites than we do. Plus, 90% of the time we're outdoors, our dog is usually with us. ...I guess the tick preventative that our dogs have always worn -- Frontline Plus -- really DOES work!

Wondering what the differences are among all the different flea and tick preventatives on the market? I have firsthand experience using 3 of them -- Frontline Plus, K9 Advantix and Advantage -- and I review each of them here...