Effective treatment and control of biting lice, Felicola subrostratus (Nitzsch in Burmeister, 1838), on cats using fipronil formulations.

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The efficacy of 0.25% fipronil spray (Frontline Spray, Merial), 10% fipronil spot-on (Frontline Spot-on for Cats, Merial) and 10% fipronil/12% (S)-methoprene (Frontline Plus for Cats, Merial) against the biting louse Felicola subrostratus on cats was assessed and confirmed under laboratory conditions. A field study evaluated the efficacy of a single topical… (More)

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@article{Pollmeier2004EffectiveTA, title={Effective treatment and control of biting lice, Felicola subrostratus (Nitzsch in Burmeister, 1838), on cats using fipronil formulations.}, author={M Pollmeier and Graziano Pengo and Mariagiulia Longo and Ph. Jeannin}, journal={Veterinary parasitology}, year={2004}, volume={121 1-2}, pages={157-65} }