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Absorbine UltraShield EX Insecticide & Repellent Flea & Tick Control for Dogs

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Absorbine UltraShield EX Insecticide & Repellent Flea & Tick Control for Dogs

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: W.F. Young

17 DAY WATERPROOF PROTECTION

Active Ingredients

Permethrin*

0.50%

Pyrethrins

0.10%

Piperonyl Butoxide**

1.00%

OTHER INGREDIENTS

98.40%

Total

100.00%

*cis/trans ratio: Min. 35% (+/-) cis and Max. 65% (+/-) trans.

**(butylcarbityl)(6-propylpiperonyl) ether and related compounds

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

Absorbine UltraShield EX Insecticide & Repellent Flea & Tick Control for Dogs Caution

READ ENTIRE LABEL BEFORE EACH USE

ON ANIMAL USE - USE ONLY ON DOGS AND PUPPIES (Over 12 Weeks of Age)

Directions For Use

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

USE RESTRICTIONS

● Do not apply as a space, broadcast or spot treatment to indoor surfaces at residential sites.

● Do not store near or use with oxidizing agents.

● This product is not for use on puppies less than 12 weeks of age.

● This product is not for use on animals intended for human consumption.

● All outdoor applications must be limited to spot or crack-and-crevice treatments only.

● Except when applying directly to animals, 1) do not allow adults, children or pets to enter the treated area until sprays have dried; 2) do not apply this product in a way that will contact adults, children or pets either directly or through drift. Exit area immediately and remain outside the treated area until sprays have dried.

● Remove or cover exposed food and drinking water before application.

● Remove or cover dishes, utensils, food processing equipment and food preparation surfaces or wash them before use.

● Do not wet articles to point of runoff or drip.

● Do not use treated article until spray has dried.

● Remove pets, birds and cover fish aquariums before spraying.

● Application is prohibited directly into sewers or drains or to any area like a gutter where drainage to sewers, storm drains, water bodies or aquatic habitat can occur. Do not allow the product to enter any drain during or after application.

HOLD CONTAINER UPRIGHT. SHAKE WELL BEFORE USING.

Spray or wipe-on. Protect your dogs. Ready to use. No mixing necessary. This water-based formulation may be applied directly with spray applicator or as a wipe-on.

DOGS AND PUPPIES (Over 12 Weeks of Age): Kills and repels fleas, ticks (that may carry Lyme Disease), mosquitoes and lice on dogs. Also kills and repels fleas, ticks, mosquitoes and lice around premises. Cover animal’s eyes with hands. With a firm stroke to get a proper spray mist, spray head, ears and chest until damp. With soft cloth, rub into face around mouth, nose and eyes. Then spray neck, middle and hind quarters, finishing legs last. For best penetration of spray to the skin, direct spray against natural lay of the hair. On long haired dogs, rub against the lay of the hair, spraying the ruffled hair directly behind the hand. Make sure spray thoroughly wets ticks. During the flea season, retreat every 3-4 weeks if necessary. Kills fleas, ticks and lice on dogs and provides up to 28 days protection from reinfestation. Sensitivities may occur after using ANY pesticide product on 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. Consult a veterinarian before using this product on debilitated, aged, pregnant or nursing animals or animals on medication.

DOG’S SLEEPING QUARTERS: Spray around baseboards, windows, door frames, wall cracks and localized areas of floors. The pet’s bedding areas should be sprayed. Spray old bedding or replace with fresh bedding.

Storage And Disposal

Pesticide Storage: Store in a cool, dry (preferably locked) place that is away from heat or open flame, in an area that is protected from freezing (above 32°F and below 120°F) and is also inaccessible to children and animals.

Pesticide Disposal And Container Handling: Non-refillable container. Do not reuse or refill this container. Contents under pressure. Do not puncture or incinerate. If empty: 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.

First Aid: If In Eyes

Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye. 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. For additional information on this pesticide product (including health concerns, medical emergencies or pesticide concerns), you may call 1-800-628-9653, at any time.

Precautionary Statements

HAZARDS TO HUMANS AND DOMESTIC ANIMALS

Absorbine UltraShield EX Insecticide & Repellent Flea & Tick Control for Dogs Caution

Causes moderate eye irritation. Avoid contact with eyes or clothing. Wash hands thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum or using tobacco. Remove contaminated clothing and wash clothing before reuse.

Environmental Hazards

This pesticide is extremely toxic to aquatic organisms, including fish and aquatic invertebrates. To protect the environment, do not allow pesticide to enter or run-off into storm drains, drainage ditches, gutters or surface waters. Applying this product in calm weather when rain is not predicted for the next 24 hours will help to ensure that wind or rain does not blow or wash pesticide off the treated area. Do not apply directly to or near water. Drift and run-off from treated areas may be hazardous to fish in water adjacent to treated areas. Do not contaminate water when disposing of equipment wash-water or rinsate. See Directions for Use for additional precautions and requirements.

This pesticide is highly toxic to bees exposed to direct treatment or residues on blooming crops or weeds. Do not apply this product to allow it to drift to blooming crops if bees are visiting the treatment area.

Physical & Chemical Hazards

Combustible. Contents under pressure. Do not use or store near heat or open flame. Do not puncture or incinerate container. Exposure to temperatures above 130°F may cause bursting.

Distributed by: W. F. Young, Inc., 302 Benton Drive, E. Longmeadow, MA 01028 USA

©WFY

Made in the U.S.A.

www.absorbine.com

EPA Reg. No. 1543-15

EPA Est. No. 87641-NC-1

Net Contents:

 

7 fl. oz. (207 mL)

0.45 lb. (198 grams)

RM 361700-1

NAC No.: 1099085.1

W.F. YOUNG, INC.
302 BENTON DRIVE, EAST LONGMEADOW, MA, 01028-5990
Telephone:   413-526-9999
Order Desk:   800-628-9653
Fax:   413-526-8990
Website:   www.absorbine.com
Email:   animalhealthcare@absorbine.com
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