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Table 6 The 6 and 12 hour incubation efficacy of hair coat samples of dogs and cats wearing imidacloprid 10%/flumethrin 4.5% collars for 8 months, on adult Rhipicephalus sanguineus ticks

From: The synergistic action of imidacloprid and flumethrin and their release kinetics from collars applied for ectoparasite control in dogs and cats

Sampling day = Day after treatment   7 14 21 30 59 90 120 149 181 210 240
killing1
efficacy
cat [%] 6 hours 100 83 100 100 100 100 100 67 33 0 50
  dog[%]   100 67 100 83 100 100 100 100 100 100 83
overall2
efficacy
cat [%]   100 83 100 100 100 100 100 67 33 100 50
  dog[%]   100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 83
killing1
efficacy
cat [%] 12 hours 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 83 100 100
  dog[%]   100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100
overall2 efficacy cat [%]   100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100
  dog[%]   100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100
  1. 1 killing efficacy was calculated from ticks being dead or moribund2 overall efficacy was calculated from ticks being dead or moribund + atactic ticks