This botanical formula was developed as a natural, botanical alternative to chemical pesticides in controlling fleas and ticks on your pet. It is easy to apply and leaves a mild, fresh smell. You simply spray on a light application, massage into pet's coat, and it starts to work immediately to repel and kill fleas, ticks, and mosquitoes.
Herbal flea and tick products like Ark’s Flea Flicker! Tick Kicker! tend to be safer than pharmaceutical flea/tick products. That being said, all products that are formulated to rid pets of fleas and ticks pose a % of risk.
The ingredients in Flea Flicker! Tick Kicker! are labeled as GRAS (Generally Regarded As Safe) ingredients by the EPA and FDA. Generally means generally. It doesn’t mean it’s a 100% safe solution for every dog and cat. It means the incidence of problems with the ingredients in Ark’s product fall into a low range.
Typically herbal products used correctly pose less of a risk with dogs than cats. Remember to follow the instructions on the bottle, do not saturate the pet, and do not spray on face or genitals.
Note for CATS: Cats self groom. Ingesting a large amount of any flea and tick topical is not advisable. Please read the directions on the label of Flea Flicker! Tick Kicker! It specifically recommends that the product be sprayed between the shoulder blades as it minimizes the cat’s ability to ingest the herbal ingredients.
Additionally, because of our concerns we advise cat owners as follows: