Bravecto Spot-on for Dogs

Our long-lasting protection is now even longer. Just two doses provide full year protection against fleas and paralysis ticks.

  • Rest easier with 6 months protection from fleas and paralysis ticks in one Spot-on
  • Treatment and control of ear mites
  • Also treats and control sarcoptic mange
  • Prevents flea tapeworm infections
  • Our TWIST´N´USE tube makes it quick and easy to apply

Beat fleas reliably 6 months at a time

Delivering fast protection that lasts. A single treatment with Bravecto Spot-on gives your dog effective cover for a full 6 months and controls Flea Allergy Dermatitis (FAD).

Protect against the threat of paralysis ticks for 6 months

Give your dog protection from the single most dangerous tick for canines in Australia. Bravecto Spot-on for Dogs controls paralysis ticks within the critical 72 hour period following tick attachment for both new and pre-existing tick infestations.

Enjoy simple and convenient application

Our TWIST´N´USE tube makes it easy and hassle-free to apply Bravecto Spot-on, without fuss for you or your dog. It also provides a great alternative for dogs that don’t like tablets, or where longer lasting protection is required.


Bravecto can be used on puppies from 8 weeks of age, weighing at least 2 kg

Enjoy peace of mind knowing that once your puppy is old enough to enjoy an active outdoor lifestyle, they’ll be protected from the risks of fleas and paralysis ticks.

Over 100 million doses dispensed worldwide

Bravecto is proud to deliver a safe, well-tested solution for dogs and cats worldwide against paralysis 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 Spot-on for Dogs

FAQs for Bravecto Spot-on 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 Spot-on for Dogs
Fleas   6 months
Paralysis Ticks   6 months
Brown Dog Ticks   12 weeks
Ear mites  
Flea tapeworm  
*Refer to product label for full claim details.
Bravecto Spot-on comes in a clever TWIST´N´USE tube with a non-removable cap, it is simple andconvenient to apply:
How to apply Bravecto Spot-on Dogs Apply contents of the appropriate tube for your dog’s body weight to the application sites: How to apply Bravecto Spot-on Dogs
Bravecto Spot-on for Dogs is available in single dose packs for dogs ranging from 2 – 56 kg. One dose provides 6 months protection against fleas and paralysis ticks and 12 weeks protection against brown dog ticks.
The reason Bravecto Spot-on for Dogs lasts longer is not due to the dose, since the dose in Bravecto Spot-on for Dogs and Bravecto Chew are identical. Bravecto Spot-on for Dogs has a unique formulation which leads to differences in absorption when Bravecto is applied onto the skin compared to when it is administered by mouth. It is this difference that accounts for the extended duration.
MSD recommends the use of Bravecto Chew for rapidly growing, large breed puppies.
86% of Australian pet owners say Bravecto is more convenient than a monthly treatment*. Gaps in protection can occur when flea and tick treatments are not administered at the correct treatment interval. Bravecto assists with treatment compliance for an extended period with just one dose, offering you peace of mind.
*MSD Data on File. Outcomes Research Project 2017.
Bravecto Spot-on for Dogs can be administered to dogs as early as 8 weeks of age. Dogs should weigh at least 2 kg.
For dogs above 56 kg body weight, use a combination of two pipettes that most closely matches the body weight.
You should wait until the application area is dry before touching the area.
While the product should be dry sooner, it is not recommended to wash or allow the dog to become immersed or swim in water within 3 days after treatment.
It is always best to discuss all of your dog's treatments with your veterinarian as they are your dog's health care expert. Studies with Bravecto Spot-on for Dogs have shown no interactions with routinely used veterinary medicinal products.
After you treat your pet with Bravecto Spot-on, the active ingredient fluralaner is absorbed into the bloodstream and quickly reaches tissue fluids just under your pet’s skin. When fleas and ticks feed, they take in fluralaner and die. Bravecto Spot-on for Dogs kills pre-existing and new infestations of paralysis ticks for 6 months and treats and controls brown dog ticks for 12 weeks. It also controls fleas on dogs within 8 hours of administration, and subsequently controls flea re-infestations for 6 months. The flea life cycle can be broken by this rapid onset of action and long-lasting efficacy.
Yes. Due to the way Bravecto works, dead attached ticks can be still seen on dogs following treatment. Dead ticks can be easily removed as opposed to live ticks which take some force to dislodge from the skin of the dog.
Yes, it is safe to use Bravecto all year-round. Fleas can be a year-round problem indoors and outdoors. Applying Bravecto Spot-on for Dogs every 6 months ensures your dog will be protected from fleas throughout the year with just two doses.
There are very few places in Australia 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. Bravecto Spot-on for Dogs should be administered every 6 months, all year round to avoid giving flea populations a chance to build up in your home.
No. Bravecto Spot-on for Dogs kills fleas and prevents new flea infestations for 6 months. As the majority of a flea population developing in the environment will emerge as adult fleas over this time, Bravecto will effectively control the entire flea population.
Yes. Bravecto Spot-on for Dogs is approved for use in breeding, pregnant and lactating dogs.
When fleas are in the process of dying their movements become uncoordinated. This may cause a skin sensation which can result in increased scratching of the dog. However, this phenomenon is quickly resolved once the fleas are dead.
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 pet 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.
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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