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Table 5 Ectoparasiticide compounds used on at least 50 dogs in a survey in Italy, showing the proportion of dogs with ticks

From: A national survey of Ixodidae ticks on privately owned dogs in Italy

Compound Dogs without ticks Dogs with ticks Total no. of dogs Infestation prevalence (%)
Deltamethrin 39 25 64 39.06
Fipronil 117 133 250 53.20
Flumethrin - Imidacloprid 61 18 79 22.78
Fluralaner 137 16 153 10.46
Permethrin - Imidacloprid 69 55 124 44.35