Do you have a question about SENTRY® Fiproguard®? Use these frequently asked questions as a guide. Or contact us for more information.
Yes, bathe your pet with mild dish soap such as Dawn® and rinse with large amounts of water. Symptoms will generally decrease shortly after bathing, but in some instances it can take up to 24-48 hours for the sensitivity to completely disappear.
For dogs 4-88 lbs., apply one tube as a spot on the dog’s back between the shoulder blades. For dogs 89-132 lbs., apply one tube from the back of the neck to a point midway between the neck and tail.
The active ingredient in SENTRY Fiproguard for Dogs is Fipronil, which is different active ingredients than SentryPro. Although rare, sensitivities may occur after using ANY pesticide product on dogs. If signs of sensitivity occur bathe your dog with a mild soap and rinse with large amounts of water.
You should not reapply the product any more often than once every four weeks.
Some pets may experience temporary startle effects when any product is applied. If your pet is acting agitated after application, it is a possibility that the dog is sensitive to something in the product. If the symptoms do not stop or if the intensity increases, you can bathe the dog with a degreasing dish soap and cool water. This will wash the product off of the dog’s skin. Symptoms will generally decrease shortly after the bath, but in some instances it can take up to 24 hours for the reaction to completely disappear.
More than likely, you puppy will not experience any adverse affects. However, as a precaution we would recommend bathing your pet with a degreasing dish soap to help remove the product from the skin. (Baby shampoo will not be strong enough.) You should then monitor your pet for the next 24 hours to watch for signs of a reaction. If you observe any muscle tremors or shaking contact your vet immediately.