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

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

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Farnam

KILLS:

fleas

ticks

flea eggs

flea larvae

REPELS:

mosquitoes

Kills fleas & ticks on contact

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

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

Active Ingredients

Etofenprox (CAS # 80844-07-1)

0.50%

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

0.27%

Piperonyl Butoxide (CAS # 51-03-6)*

1.75%

OTHER INGREDIENTS:

97.48%

TOTAL:

100.00%

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

Dual Protection Against Fleas and Ticks

Precautionary Statements

HAZARDS TO HUMANS - 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, using tobacco, or using the toilet. Users should remove clothing immediately if pesticide gets inside. Then wash thoroughly and put on clean clothing. Repeated exposure to etofenprox can cause skin irritation.

HAZARDS TO ANIMALS - CAUTION: Do not use on kittens less than 12 weeks of age. For external use only. Consult a veterinarian before using this product on debilitated, aged, pregnant, nursing, or animals on medication. 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 some cases, excessive salivation and ear and paw flicking may occur; however, these effects are temporary and not harmful.

First Aid

IF IN EYES:

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

• 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.

Have the product container or label with you when calling a poison control center, doctor, or veterinarian 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 per day, 7 days per week.

PHYSICAL HAZARDS:

Combustible. Do not use or store near heat or open flame.

HOW BIO SPOT ACTIVE CARE™ FLEA & TICK SPRAY FOR CATS & KITTENS WORKS:

Bio Spot Active Care™ Flea & Tick Spray for Cats & Kittens combines the adult flea killing power of etofenprox with the long-lasting flea egg-killing power of an Insect Growth Regulator. This highly effective combination of ingredients provides quick relief from biting fleas and continuous killing of flea eggs laid on the animal, breaking the flea life cycle.

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

IMPORTANT! READ ENTIRE LABEL BEFORE EACH USE. USE ONLY ON CATS AND KITTENS (12 WEEKS OF AGE OR OLDER). DO NOT USE ON OTHER ANIMALS!

Use Restrictions

For indoor use only. Do not apply this product to kittens less than 12 weeks of age, and do not apply this product to other animals.

The maximum application rate for this product is once per month.

SHAKE WELL BEFORE USING.

For Fleas and Ticks: A light, even coverage of the hair coat will provide effective flea control. Do not allow spray from application or damp cat/kitten to come into contact with painted or finished surfaces, including wood floors/furniture, leather/vinyl materials, or other surfaces of concern.

1. For best results, ruffle the coat while spraying against the natural lay of the hair. Cover cat’s/kitten’s eyes with hand. With a firm, fast stroke, spray head, ears, and chest. If you see a tick, spray it directly.

2. With cloth, rub on face around mouth, nose, and eyes. Then spray the neck, middle and hind quarters, finishing with legs and tail last. Avoid spraying rectum and genitals.

3. For all cats, spray until damp, not saturated. Do not allow cats/kittens to become chilled.

4. Repeat every month for continuous home flea and tick infestation prevention.

Recommended dosage: Note that the recommended dose is about 4 squeezes of the trigger sprayer per pound of body weight. Short-haired cats/kittens will need less; more spray may be needed for long-haired cats/kittens. In all cases, apply spray until the coat is damp, not saturated.

For Mosquitoes: A light, even coverage of the hair coat (as applied for flea control), will also provide effective repellency of mosquitoes. This product is most effective when used a part of a total flea and tick management program. Use other Bio Spot Active Care™ products registered for residential premise control of these pests in conjunction with this treatment. Monthly premise treatments are required for optimal control and prevention of fleas and ticks.

The successive feeding activity of fleas on pets may elicit a hypersensitivity skin disorder known as flea allergy dermatitis (FAD). Treatment of cats/kittens with Bio Spot Active Care™ Flea & Tick Spray for Cats & Kittens kills fleas and may reduce the incidence of this condition.

STORAGE and DISPOSAL:

Pesticide Storage: Do not store near heat or open flame. 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. Container Disposal: 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.

WARRANTY AND CONDITIONS OF SALE:

Seller warrants that this product conforms to the chemical specifications expressed on the label. To the extent consistent with applicable law, Seller makes no other warranties, and disclaims all other warranties, express 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 for 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.

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

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

www.biospotactivecare.com

EPA Reg. No. 2724-797-89459

EPA Est. No. 2724-TX-1

Net Contents:

Product Code:

RM#

 

8 fl oz

100512268

300513129

300513130

05/2013

NAC No.: 1000413.0

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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