Bravecto Chew for Dogs

Keep your dog protected with one long-lasting tasty chew.

We know how much dogs love treats, so we made one that gives your furry friend long-lasting protection from fleas and ticks.

  • Defend against paralysis ticks for 4 months and fleas for 3 months
  • Also treats brown dog ticks, bush ticks, Sarcoptes, Demodex and ear mites.
  • Can be used in puppies over 8 weeks of age, weighing at least 2 kg and safe in breeding, pregnant and lactating dogs

Longest-lasting protection against fleas and paralysis ticks in one chew

One simple, tasty chew just four times per year will keep your dog protected against fleas and deadly paralysis ticks through every season. A single Bravecto chew also provides 8 weeks protection against brown dog ticks, and effectively treats infections caused by mites*.

Measurable results within hours

Bravecto Chew for Dogs works rapidly from the time of consumption to effectively control fleas within 8 hours and paralysis ticks within 24 hours, so your dog can be free to explore and enjoy life.

Loved by more than 9 out of 10 dogs

Our tasty chew makes parasite protection easy, delicious and simple. In studies, over 9 out of 10 dogs happily chomped their way to a long-lasting defence against fleas and paralysis ticks. Give your dog a chew around feeding time and get back to enjoying life together, without interruptions.

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Over 100 million doses dispensed worldwide

Bravecto is proud to deliver a safe, well-tested solution for dogs and cats worldwide against ticks and fleas. Our products have undergone rigorous regulatory approval processes and are sold with confidence in over 70 countries and are determined to be safe when used according to the label.

Extensively tested and continually monitored

With comprehensive clinical research, Bravecto has been proven safe for use in breeding, pregnant and lactating dogs as well as puppies over 8 weeks of age weighing at least 2 kg.

Global safety monitoring of Bravecto use continues to provide additional compelling evidence of the safety of the product.

How to use Bravecto Chew for Dogs

Giving Bravecto Chew for Dogs is easy. Simply give your dog our tasty chew at, or around, mealtimes and let them chomp their way to long-lasting flea and paralysis tick protection.

How to use Bravecto Chew for Dogs

FAQs for Bravecto Chew for Dogs

Where can I buy Bravecto?
Bravecto is available from veterinarians and leading pet shops.
Bravecto is available in a range of products that provide long-lasting protection against common parasites in dogs and cats with just one dose*
Product* Bravecto Chew for Dogs
Fleas   3 months
Paralysis Ticks   4 months
Brown Dog Ticks   8 weeks
Bush ticks   8 weeks
Demodex Mites  
Sarcoptes Mites  
Ear mites  
*Refer to product label for full claim details.
Bravecto is a light to dark brown tablet with a smooth or slightly rough surface and circular shape. Some marbling, speckles or both may be visible.
There is no reason to stop touching your dog when treating with Bravecto.
Yes, it is safe to use Bravecto all year-round. Fleas can be a year-round problem indoors and outdoors. Administering Bravecto Chew for Dogs every 3 months ensures your dog will be protected from fleas throughout the year.
It is always best to discuss all of your dog's treatments with your veterinarian as they are your pet's health care expert.
Bravecto is available in single dose packs for dogs ranging from 2–56 kg. One dose of Bravecto Chew for Dogs provides 3 months protection against fleas and 4 months protection against paralysis ticks.
After you give your dog Bravecto, the active ingredient quickly reaches tissue fluids just under your dog's skin. When fleas and ticks feed, they take in Bravecto and die. Bravecto Chew for Dogs starts to kill fleas after 2 hours and provides effective control within 8 hours for fleas and within 24 hours of attachment for ticks. Bravecto Chew for Dogs controls flea infestations for 3 months and paralysis ticks for 4 months.
No. Bravecto chew is not approved for use in cats. However, we recommend Bravecto Spot-on for Cats, which lasts up to 3 months and provides effective protection against fleas and paralysis ticks. It also reduces the incidence of flea allergy dermatitis (FAD).
In a study^ which included 144 healthy dogs, 91.7% of dogs ate the chew voluntarily.
^ - Meadowsm Geurino et al. A randomized, blinded, controlled USA field study to assess the use of fluralaner tablets in controlling canine flea infestations Cheyney Parasites & Vectors (2014) 7:375
Bravecto Chew for Dogs can be given to your dog any time of the day; however it is recommended that you administer the chew at or around time of feeding.
Yes. Bravecto kills newly emerged fleas before they lay eggs and breaks the flea life cycle.
Yes. Due to the way Bravecto works, dead attached ticks can be still seen on animals following treatment. Dead ticks can be easily removed as opposed to live ticks which take some force to dislodge from the skin of the animals.
No. Bravecto Chew for Dogs kills fleas and prevents flea infestations for 3 months, a time period that covers the entire flea life cycle. Bravecto also kills newly emerged fleas before they can lay eggs. Therefore it is not necessary to use additional insecticides to control flea stages in the environment.
Yes. Bravecto is approved for use in breeding, pregnant and lactating dogs.
Bravecto can be administered as early as 8 weeks of age. Dogs should weigh at least 2 kg.
There are very few places in the world where there are no fleas. In warmer climates, fleas are present all year round while in more mild climates fleas are present mainly from late spring through to late autumn, and even longer thanks to central heating. To be on the safe side Bravecto Chew for Dogs should be administered every 3 months all year round to avoid giving flea populations a chance to build up in your home.
No, there is no difference in efficacy between dogs that swallow a Bravecto chew compared to those that chew the tablet before swallowing.
When fleas are in the process of dying their movements become uncoordinated. This may cause a skin sensation which can result in increased scratching by the dog. However, this phenomenon is quickly resolved once the fleas are dead (Bravecto Chew for Dogs provides effective control within 8 hours for fleas).
Fleas can continually re-infest treated dogs – either from juvenile flea life stages that have just matured to adults in the household or from fleas that jump onto the dog when outside or visiting other homes. Bravecto will quickly kill these fleas. Also, as fleas die, they can move from the skin surface where they feed, to the tips of the hairs in the coat, making them more visible to the human eye.
The fleas you see on your pet are fleas which have newly emerged from their cocoons in the home or outdoor environment and jumped on your dog. These fleas will die quickly. This is because only a small percentage of the flea population is on your dog. Most of the flea population exists as immature stages (eggs, larvae and pupae) in your dog’s surroundings. It takes some time to clean out a flea population in the house. To help speed this process up, you should clean your house thoroughly (for example, by washing your dog’s bedding and vacuuming their favorite spots in the house) to help reduce the number of immature fleas in carpets, cracks and crevices. In case of a serious infestation, it may take some time to control the infestation. But any fleas you see on your dog a few days to weeks after treatment probably represent re-infestation from fleas emerging from cocoons in the environment. Bravecto Chew for Dogs’ flea protection lasts for 3 months - during this period, there is no need to re-treat your dog.
All product labels for Bravecto can be found on the APVMA (Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority) Pubcris database.

Where can I get Bravecto?

You’ll find Bravecto at leading veterinarians and pet shops where pet health experts can advise on the best and most appropriate treatments for your dog or cat. Find your local stockist by entering your suburb below.

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