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I recommend that you talk to your local veterinarian about this question. The flea medication that will be best for your cat will depend on a few different factors including where you live, the environment that Toby is exposed to, and his overall health. As for the prevention of disease, the best thing to prevent this is to keep him inside where he can’t kill the animals. If this is not an option, I recommend that you talk to your local vet about your concerns. The risk will depend on the type of animals killed and the diseases that are prevalent in your local area. Your vet knows the local area and they will be able to give you the best advice on both of these questions.
John Smith, DVMVeterinarian
Dr. John Smith is a graduate of LSU, Class of 1998. He has over 10 years of experience...
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