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Here's my confusion: If Trifexis and Comfortis are just for fleas - not ticks - then wouldn't I still have to use some kind of topical tick medicine monthly? Using a topical medicine is what I was trying to avoid.
If you have a tick problem in your area, yes you would stil would have to use a topical.

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Here's my confusion: If Trifexis and Comfortis are just for fleas - not ticks - then wouldn't I still have to use some kind of topical tick medicine monthly? Using a topical medicine is what I was trying to avoid.
You can, or you can use a Scalibor or Preventic collar (the Preventic only if your dog won't get wet). I love combining Trifexis with the Scalibor for my girls.

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Henry hates it too!!! It's a fight EVERY month. This is our last flea medicine adventure. lol

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