Originated From
AOL Search

Flea treatment overdose?

Can a 10 lb. dog overdose on a flea treatment with the active ingredient being pyrethrins?

Liked this question? Tell your friends about it

6 Answers

Order by
Oldest to Newest
Newest to Oldest

It's absolutely possible for a dog to be overdosed with flea medicine. If you think your dog has been overdosed, take him/her to the vet immediately.

Never give up on someone you can't go a day without thinking about.

I believe the answer is yes. Years ago my parents bathed their little dog then sprayed it with a flea treatment. They didnt shake the bottle before they applied it and the dog was saturated with the "poison" that had settled at the bottom. The dog became very ill and was taken to the vet. Nearly died but thankfuly did not. Always mix the application and never use more then directed. Hope this helpsLaughing

Of course! Take your dog to the vet immediately.

<a href="" rel="nofollow" cl="http://www.wigglypups.com/" class="comlink">Wiggly Pups</a>
<a href="" rel="nofollow" cl="http://thespiritdog.wordpress.com/" class="comlink">The Spirit Dog</a>

Please!Take him to the vet.

Call the 1-800 number on the package of flea treatment and call your vet!  You should probably bathe the dog with an oatmeal shampoo if he is scratching.

Related Questions

Other people asked questions on similar topics, check out the answers they received:

Asked: Family Medical Insurance

I have an extended family and is there any medical insurance which covers all family members?

Asked: How do coroners determine if death was accidental ...

My daughters husband died last year and the autopsy said he died of "accidental overdose" (Methadone and Oxycontin). His family are now accusing her of murder. He had a serious car accident 3 weeks ...

Asked: Amphetimine drug overdose

about overdosing on adderal any personal stories or know of any?

Ask a Question... We'll forward it to people who know

More Questions

Fleas and other parasites-how do the affect dogs coat

I think that I found something about this in Wikipedia.

This Advantage Flea seems a good spot treatment to ...

The truthis I have never tried that product but Cheapest frontline plus really worked. You should try it.

Homemade flea control for dogs

Looking for homemade flea killer? Here are some methods that are known to kill fleas naturally. If you are wary of chemicals and popular store-bought products, homemade flea killer is a great choice. here are some recipes and tips for natural home flea remedies. Some of these things you may ...

Whats the best flea treatment for dogs ?

I recommend you these products here for your dogs flea treatment http://www.luckypet.com.au/catalogsearch/result/?q=flea+treatment+for+dogs