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Bio Spot Active Care Flea & Tick Shampoo For Cats & Kittens

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Bio Spot Active Care Flea & Tick Shampoo For Cats & Kittens

This treatment applies to the following species:
Company: Farnam

Sensitive Skin Formula

Contains soothing aloe, lanolin & oatmeal





flea eggs

flea larvae

Kills flea eggs & flea larvae for 28 days

Active Ingredients

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


Pyrethrins (CAS #8 003-34-7)


Piperonyl Butoxide* (CAS #5 1-03-6)






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


Bio Spot Active Care Flea & Tick Shampoo For Cats & Kittens Caution

Bio Spot Active Care™ Flea & Tick Shampoo for Cats & Kittens is a concentrated lathering shampoo enriched with oatmeal, coconut extract, lanolin, and aloe. Leaves the coat soft, shining, and manageable. The shampoo removes loose dandruff, dirt, and scales. An Insect Growth Regulator provides 28 days of control of pre-adult fleas before they become biting adults.


Precautionary Statements - Caution - Hazards To Humans And Domestic Animals

HUMANS: Harmful if absorbed through skin. Causes moderate eye irritation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, or clothing. Wash hands thoroughly with plenty of soap and water after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum, using tobacco, or using the toilet. Remove and wash contaminated clothing before reuse.

DOMESTIC ANIMALS: Do not apply to kittens less than 12 weeks old.


Call a poison control center or doctor immediately for treatment advice.


● Take off contaminated clothing.

● Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes.


● 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.

HOT LINE NUMBER: 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 incidents), you may call 800-234-2269 24 hours/day, 7 days/week.

Environmental Hazards

This product is toxic to aquatic organisms, including fish and invertebrates. Drift and run off may be hazardous to aquatic organisms in water adjacent to treated areas. This product may contaminate water through run off. This product has a potential for run off for several months or more after application. Poorly draining soils and soils with shallow water tables are more prone to produce run off that contains this product. This product is highly toxic to bees exposed to direct treatment on blooming crops or weeds. Do not apply this product or allow it to drift to blooming crops or weeds while bees are actively visiting the treatment area. Do not apply directly to water, to areas where surface water is present, or to intertidal areas below the mean high water mark. Do not contaminate water when disposing of equipment washwaters or rinsate. See Directions for Use for additional precautions and requirements.

Directions For Use

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

Use Restrictions

Apply this product only as specified on the label. Do not contaminate food or feedstuffs. THIS PRODUCT IS FOR TOPICAL USE ONLY. DO NOT INGEST. Do not apply to kittens less than 12 weeks old. Consult a veterinarian before applying this product on medicated, debilitated, aged, pregnant or nursing 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. Do not apply more than one time per day.

Bio Spot Active Care™ Flea & Tick Shampoo for Cats & Kittens may be used full strength or diluted with 2 parts water. Thoroughly wet your pet with warm water. Do not apply shampoo around eyes. The total amount of shampoo to be applied is 1 1/3 tablespoons for each 5 lbs of pet’s weight. Estimate the total amount of shampoo needed for your pet, then apply shampoo along the back of the pet. Work well into coat starting at the head and working back. Spread lather to include head, neck, legs and feet. Continue to work lather in over the whole pet for 3 to 5 minutes (this is an important part of the grooming procedure). After lather has been worked in over the entire pet, rinse pet thoroughly with warm water. For extremely dirty or scaly animals, the above procedure may be repeated. Repeat every 7 to 10 days, if necessary, for adult flea relief. Flea egg hatch inhibition will last for 28 days.

Storage And Disposal

PESTICIDE STORAGE: Keep this product in its tightly closed original container when not in use. Store in a cool, dry (preferably locked) area that is inaccessible to children and animals.

PESTICIDE DISPOSAL AND CONTAINER HANDLING: Nonrefillable container. Do not reuse or refill this container. 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.

In case of emergency or for product use information call 800-234-2269 or visit our website:

WARRANTY AND CONDITIONS OF SALE: Seller warrants that this product complies with the specifications expressed in the label. To the extent consistent with applicable law, Seller makes no other warranties, and disclaims all other warranties, expressed or implied, including but not limited to warranties of merchantability and fitness for the intended purpose. To the extent consistent with applicable law, Seller’s liability or default, breach or failure under the label shall be limited to the amount of the purchase price. To the extent consistent with applicable law, Seller shall have no liability for consequential damages.

Manufactured for: Central Garden & Pet Company, 1501 East Woodfield Road 200W Schaumburg, Illinois 60173

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EPA Reg. No. 2724-485-89459

EPA Est. No. 2724-TX-1

©2013 Central Garden & Pet Company

Bio Spot Active Care is a trademark of Farnam Companies, Inc.

Net Contents

Product No:



12 fl oz (355 ml)




CPN: 1000414.0

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