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Old August 11th, 2009, 09:53 PM
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It sounds like fleas and a flea collar doesn't really do much.

I use feline Advantage on all my cats (frontline stopped working for all my and my friend's animals, but we live in an area where it's warm a large portion of the year and fleas are rampant).

You can also give appropriate dose of Capstar before Advantage to kill the adult fleas within 24 hrs.

I dunno about in Canada, but in the U.S. you can order both of these meds without a prescription.
Either way your kitty needs to see a vet for a checkup and to make sure that's the only problem

More tired than normal can either be anemia (loss of blood from the fleas) or something else entirely, so a vet check is definately needed.
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