Scratchex Spot On Flea & Tick Control For Cats (5 lbs. & over)

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Scratchex Spot On Flea & Tick Control For Cats (5 Lbs. & Over)

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Farnam

Contains 3 Applications



Flea Eggs

Deer Ticks

For Up To One Month

Kills & Repels

Mosquitoes (that may transmit heartworm disease)

- Contains a Natural Coat Conditioner

Active Ingredients

(S)-Methoprene (CAS # 65733-16-6)


Etofenprox (CAS # 80844-07-1)






Keep Out Of Reach Of Children

Read Entire Label Before Use.

Use Only On Cats Or Kittens 12 weeks Of Age And Older.

Specially formulated for Cats

Scratchex® Spot On® Flea & Tick Control For Cats is a long-lasting topically applied product specifically formulated for cats to prevent and control flea infestations. This product contains Etofenprox which kills biting adult fleas, deer ticks, and mosquitoes your cat may acquire from its surroundings. It also contains an insect growth regulator (IGR), (S)-Methoprene, which prevents flea eggs from maturing into biting adults.

Directions For Use

It is a violation of Federal Law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling.

This product contains 3 monthly doses, each 0.061 fl oz (one monthly dose). Do not apply more than once every month.


Do not get this product in your cat’s eyes or mouth.

Application Method

1. bend At Perforation And Tear Off 1st Month’s Applicator. 2. hold Applicator Upright And Bend Area Of Plastic At Perforation, Tear Off And Discard. 3. hold Applicator Upright And Snap Tip Back, Away From Face And Body. 4. prior To Application Of The Product, Gently Lift The Cat’s Hair Coat On The Back Of The Neck At The Base Of The Skull, Position The Tip Of The Applicator On The Cat’s Exposed Skin And Squeeze Out The Entire Contents Of The Applicator Onto The Cat’s Skin. 5. do Not Bathe Cat Within The First 24 Hours After Product Has Been Applied.

households With More Than One Cat Should Prevent Cats From Grooming Each Other Until Solution Has Dried. Repeat Application Once Monthly.

storage & Disposal


Store in a cool, dry place. Do not store unused applicators separately from their packaging.

Container Disposal

If Empty

Do not reuse empty applicator. Place in trash or offer for recycling if available.

If Partly Filled

Call your local solid waste agency for disposal instructions. Never place unused product down any indoor or outdoor drain.


Hazards To Humans And Domestic Animals

Hazards To Humans

Repeated exposure to Etofenprox can cause skin irritation.

Hazards To Animals

For External Use on Cats Only. Do not use on kittens less than 12 weeks old. Consult a veterinarian before using this product on debilitated, aged, pregnant or nursing animals. Certain medications can interact with pesticides. Consult a veterinarian before using on medicated animals. Sensitivities may occur after using ANY pesticide product for pets. If signs of sensitivity occur, bathe your pet with mild soap and rinse with large amounts of water. If signs continue, consult a veterinarian immediately.

In case of emergency, or for product information call 1-800-234-2269.

CENTRAL Garden & Pet

Manufactured for: FARNAM PET PRODUCTS A Division of Farnam Companies, Inc., P.O. Box 34820, Phoenix, AZ 85067

In case of emergency or for product use information, call 1-800-234-2269 or visit our Web site:

Made in USA

EPA Reg. No. 2724-504-270

EPA Est. No. 2724-TX-1

© 2009 Farnam Companies, Inc.

Scratchex, Farnam and the Farnam logo are trademarks of Farnam Companies, Inc. Spot On is a registered trademark of Wellmark International. Central Garden & Pet and its logo are trademarks of Central Garden & Pet Company.

Net Contents:

Product Code:

RM #


Three 0.061 fl oz Applicators




Nac No.

301 WEST OSBORN ROAD, P.O. BOX 34820, PHOENIX, AZ, 85013-3928
Telephone:   602-285-1660
Toll-Free:   800-234-2269
Fax:   602-207-2183
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