Merial Pharmacy (Frontline Spot On, Frontline Plus, Frontline HomeGard) GG Copy (Test) (copy)

Training Module (copy)

INTRODUCTION

Welcome

Learning objectives

MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS

Confident recommendations

FRONTLINE HERITAGE

Merial Animal Health

Innovation

FLEAS AND TICKS

Common Parasites

Facts about fleas

 

 

Flea lifecycle

Truth about ticks

Ticks and diseases

FRONTLINE PLUS

How Frontline Plus works

Efficacy - ticks and fleas

Frontline Plus range

Checklist for supply

Prevent a flea infestation

Video - application

video - test

 

video - test 2

Video - prevent fleas


 

Video - protect & treat ticks


 

FRONTLINE HOMEGARD

Introducing HomeGard

What it contains

FLEA INFESTATIONS

Getting rid of infestations

Video – resolve infestation

 

FRONTLINE - PLUS vs SPOTON

What’s the difference table

Video - what’s the difference

 

FRONTLINE SUMMARY

Treatment frequency

New products

MERIAL CUSTOMER SUPPORT

More information

 

@ 2017 Mediapharm Ltd. V4. 10.03.17

Take Quiz (copy)

What proportion of a flea problem is found in the environment compared to the pet?

  • a. 5%
  • b. 50%
  • c. 95%

Ticks can transmit which of the following dangerous diseases:

  • a. Canine babesiosis
  • b. Lyme disease
  • c. Both of the above

FRONTLINE® Plus contains fipronil, an adulticide. How does it work against fleas on the pet?

  • a. Fipronil is distributed with the pet’s natural oils from the sebaceous glands so fleas are killed on contact and die by hyper-excitation
  • b. It repels fleas
  • c. It kills fleas by paralysis

FRONTLINE® Plus contains (S)-methoprene, an active IGR. How does it work to help protect the home environment?

  • a. It kills adult fleas
  • b. It prevents flea eggs hatching and larvae developing, therefore breaking the flea life cycle
  • c. It kills ticks

How long does it take for FRONTLINE® Plus to kill fleas once they have jumped onto a treated pet?

  • a. 24 hours
  • b. 72 hours
  • c. 96 hours

FRONTLINE® Plus doesn’t stop ticks attaching but kills them, helping to minimise the risk of transmission of tick-borne disease. Within how many hours of contact does it kill them?

  • a. 96 hours
  • b. 48 hours
  • c. 24 hours

FRONTLINE® Plus helps to protect both pets and the home. True or false?

  • True
  • False

It can take 3 months or more to get rid of a flea infestation. Which of the following statements offers good advice to help consumers resolve the issue?

  • a. Treat all cats and dogs in the household with FRONTLINE® Plus every four weeks for a minimum of 3 consecutive months, then continue to treat regularly throughout the year. Allow them access to all areas.
  • b. Wash your pets’ bedding at 60°C, regularly vacuum carpets, flooring and soft furnishings and spray all areas your pets go with a household flea spray, such as FRONTLINE® HomeGard, which contains an IGR.
  • c. Both of the above

How often should cats and dogs be treated with FRONTLINE® Plus for flea and tick protection?

  • a. Every 8 weeks
  • b. Every 6 weeks
  • c. Every 4 weeks

Which of the following is the most common way for pets to pick up fleas?

  • a. Fleas jumping from one pet to another
  • b. From infested environments
  • c. By going swimming