Scratchex Spot On Flea & Tick Control For Dogs (Over 60 lbs.)

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Scratchex Spot On Flea & Tick Control For Dogs (Over 60 lbs.)

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Farnam

For use only on Large Dogs/Puppies

Over 60 lbs.

and 6 months of age or older

CONTAINS 3 APPLICATORS

KILLS & REPELS:

Fleas

Ticks

Mosquitoes

FOR UP TO 30 DAYS

KILLS:

Flea Eggs

• Longer Applicator Tip For Easy Application

Active Ingredients

Permethrin (CAS # 52645-53-1)

45%

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

3%

OTHER INGREDIENTS:

52%

Total

100%

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

Scratchex Spot On Flea & Tick Control For Dogs (Over 60 lbs.) Caution

READ ENTIRE LABEL BEFORE EACH USE. USE ONLY ON DOGS OR PUPPIES 6 MONTHS OF AGE OR OLDER.

DO NOT USE ON CATS!

Directions For Use

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

This product prevents eggs from developing into adult fleas for up to 30 days. This product also kills and repels ticks and mosquitoes for up to 30 days.

USE RESTRICTIONS: Do not use more than one tube per dog/puppy and do not retreat more than once per month. Do not allow your dog/puppy to ingest this product.

APPLICATION METHOD

1. Bend at perforation and tear off first month’s applicator. 2. Hold applicator 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. Position the tip of the applicator at the base of the dog’s neck. Apply 1/3 of the contents of the applicator. 5. Invert the applicator to an upright position and move to the middle of the dog’s back. Apply 1/2 of the remaining contents of the applicator. 6. Invert the applicator to an upright position and move to the base of the dog’s tail. Apply the remaining 1/3 of the contents of the applicator. 7. Do not reapply product for 30 days.

NOTE: DO NOT APPLY THIS PRODUCT TO CATS. This product is intended for dogs only!

Although this product is applied only between the shoulder blades, at the base of the tail and in the middle of the back, the dog’s skin and hair oils carry the product over the entire body for protection against fleas, ticks, and flea eggs. This product is most effective when used as part of a total flea and tick management program.

STORAGE AND DISPOSAL: Pesticide Storage: Store in a cool, dry area in a location out of reach of children and pets. Pesticide Disposal and Container Handling: 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.

PRECAUTIONARY STATEMENTS

HAZARDS TO HUMANS & DOMESTIC ANIMALS - CAUTION:

Humans: Harmful if absorbed through skin. Avoid contact with skin, eyes, or clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum, using tobacco, or using the toilet. Remove and wash contaminated clothing before use.

Domestic Animals:

DO NOT USE ON CATS!

May be toxic and potentially fatal if applied to or ingested by cats. Accidental application to cats and/or grooming a recently treated dog may result in tremors and/or uncoordinated muscle movements. If this occurs, immediate veterinary care should be provided.

DO NOT USE ON PUPPIES LESS THAN SIX MONTHS OF AGE. Consult a veterinarian before using this product on debilitated, aged, medicated, pregnant or nursing animals. Sensitivities may occur after using ANY pesticide product for pets. If signs of sensitivity occur, bathe your dog/puppy with a mild soap and rinse with large amounts of water. If signs continue, consult a veterinarian IMMEDIATELY. In the event of an emergency, contact 1-800-234-2269.

First Aid

If on skin or clothing • Take off contaminated clothing. • Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes. • Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.

Have the product container or label with you when calling a poison control center or doctor or going for treatment. You may also contact 1-800-234-2269 for emergency medical treatment.

PHYSICAL OR CHEMICAL HAZARDS: Combustible. Do not use or store near heat or open flame.

Side Effects

Monitor your dog after application. Side effects may include signs of skin irritation such as redness, scratching, or other signs of discomfort. Gastrointestinal signs such as vomiting or diarrhea have also been reported. If these or other side effects occur, consult your veterinarian or call 1-800-234-2269.

DO NOT USE ON CATS - MAY BE FATAL

Keep cats away from treated dogs for 24 hours.

If applied to a cat or ingested by a cat, contact your veterinarian immediately.

CENTRAL Garden & Pet

Manufactured for: 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: scratchex.com

Made in USA

EPA Reg. No. 2724-497-270

EPA Est. No. 2724-TX-1

© 2009, 2012 Farnam Companies, Inc.

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

Net Contents:

Product Code:

RM #

0.303 fl oz total

Three 0.101 fl oz applicators (3cc)

100503856

300512511

NAC No.: 1000321.1

FARNAM COMPANIES, INC.
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
Website:   www.farnam.com
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