Bio Spot Flea & Tick Control for Dogs Reviews

Bio Spot Flea & Tick Control for Dogs

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  • WARNING!: Bio-Spot is TOXIC

    Jan 11, 2011 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: None
    Cons: The torture and death of your pet. Then the vet bills.

    Summary: To Anyone Who Cares,I put Bio Spot Flea and Tick control on our 2 TWO HEALTHY cats and went to bed. I woke up to an absolute horror show. I MEAN HORROR!!!!!!!!! I heard a horrible thud and asked my husband to check it out. He stared ... read more

  • Bio Spot Killed My Dog!

    Sep 7, 2010 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: There is nothing positive about this product. My dog died and she still had fleas.
    Cons: The worst "con" of all: I can never have my dog back.

    Summary: My dog was fine prior to the use of this product.  Then there was a Free Trial being done at a local feed store so we thought we would check it out.  BIG MISTAKE!  The reps applied it (so there is no way I did it wrong or gave her ... read more

  • Don't waste your money!

    Jun 20, 2010 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: Sold in pet shops
    Cons: Worthless & potentially dangerous!

    Summary: In these tough economic times the thought of saving a few dollars can be quite appealing. However, remember, you get what you pay for!  After seeing the commercials on tv, featuring people claiming to be professional ... read more

  • DO NOT USE!

    Jul 10, 2009 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: Not a Da*n thing!
    Cons: Cost me a Vet visit, groomer visit, pain to my dogs and cats

    Summary: This product is harmful to pets. I bought it because it was cheaper than Frontline and the associate at the store said he uses it on his dog all the time. Bio Spot is poison. As soon as I applied it to my two dogs and four cats, they all acted weird for ... read more

  • BIO SPOT ALMOST KILLED MY DOG!

    Dec 22, 2008 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: NONE!
    Cons: ALMOST KILLED MY DOG!

    Summary: DO NOT USE THIS PRODUCT! I ALMOST LOST MY DOG THANKS TO THIS PRODUCT! I had used this product on my dog for about 6 months and never had a problem with it, until i put his drops on for the seventh month, and about 6 hours later, he became ... read more

  • If you love your dog, avoid this product!!

    Oct 22, 2008 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: There are no pros. BioSpot is poison.
    Cons: BioSpot is poison. The package does not list the possibilities of severe reactions including death.

    Summary: I purchased BioSpot at PetCo in Richardson, TX. We normally use Advantage or Frontline, but wanted a smaller package (3 doses) because it is near the end of October and we only need one or two more doses for the year.A few hours after having ... read more

  • Bio Spot does not work!

    Sep 15, 2008 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: Well, the PetsMart employee said it was guaranteed....
    Cons: Product line totally ineffective; They're getting it back for refund today!

    Summary: I am keeping a dog in quarantine for a family that relocated to England. Imagine my horror when I found her scratching and chewing on herself and loaded with ticks! My cat's on Revolution and an inside cat; we've not had problems with fleas or ticks on ... read more

  • Bio-Spot (by Farnam Pet Roducts) is DANGEROUS to your pet

    Jun 27, 2008 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: NONE...NONE...NONE unless you want a dog that appears as if they had a stroke!!!!!
    Cons: Bio-Spot is POISON and should be banned from the stores without ANY exceptions WHAT-SO-EVER!!!!

    Summary: This stuff is DANGEROUS to your pets!!!! We put on the Bio-Spot Topical on our 1-1/2 year old, 16 lb Shih-Tzu about 2 weeks ago. A few days later she bouncing around like the puppy she is and two hours later she had her head tucked into her right side, ... read more

  • Bio Spot: Brandy says "you're not the one for me"

    Jul 13, 2007 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: inexpensive
    Cons: potential adverse reaction

    Summary: In South Florida fleas and ticks are a serious problem, particularly during our hot, damp summers. It seems this climate is just ideal for them to thrive and reproduce. While our Miniature Schnauzer, Brandy is almost exclusively an indoor dog, when ... read more

  • A dog owns nothing - yet is seldom dissatisfied. - Irish Proverb

    Jun 18, 2007 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Prevention, Easy to Apply, Long Lasting Protection, Inexpensive
    Cons: My dog likes a more "intense" odor

    Summary: Dogs have more love than integrity. They've been true to us, yes, but they haven't been true to themselves - Clarence Day I have this little guy I love who understands me best, much better than the rest. He lives with me, day to day, and ... read more

  • Use With Caution

    Jun 8, 2007 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Cheap.
    Cons: Adverse reaction causing intense pruritis and pain.

    Summary: Like many others, we too purchased Biospot as a (cheaper) replacement to a more expensive prescription product. We have 2 Daschunds, both short hair and both in very good health. About 1 day after applying Biospot both of my little hounds began shaking ... read more

  • BioSpot Flea and Tick Control for Dogs

    Jun 30, 2006 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Price is very good. Smell is pleasant. Works well.
    Cons: Quite a bit of scary "do nots".

    Summary: We have two small Chihuahas ,a 5 pounder and an 8 pounder. We've been using Frontline without a problem for years but recently came across Bio Spot and after doing some reading I decided to give it a try on my smaller Chi. It's much less expensive and ... read more

  • BUYER BEWARE and 800-Pet-Meds

    Jun 5, 2006 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Cheap, cheap price
    Cons: You can't put a price on your dog's life, which this product might effect tragically...

    Summary: I saw Bio Spot at a pet store and decided to check out reviews of it here on the internet, which led me here. One of the reviewers for Bio Spot had a web site warning about it (http://www.elversonpuzzle.com /biospot.html) and I explored it. I got ... read more

  • Saves a bundle, works very well most of the time

    May 25, 2006 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Works very well and the price CANNOT be beat!
    Cons: Slightly greasy texture; May not work for severe infestations

    Summary: 9 years ago we found a scraggly puppy who was infested with fleas. We fell in love with her and took her to the vet, who, at the time, prescribed Advantage. I watched in amazement throughout the day how the fleas literally ran away from the spot it was ... read more

  • Bio Spot - Kills Fleas & Ticks

    May 14, 2006 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Repels fleas, ticks and mosquitoes...
    Cons: Some dogs are allergic to different pesticides.

    Summary: Bio Spot Flea & Tick Control For Dogs My wife and I raise, show and breed Long Haired Miniature Dachshunds. We also have two larger dogs we saved from a dog pound. We have nine miniature Dachshunds, one black Lab and one Heinz 57 boy. They are ... read more

  • Works great for ticks

    Apr 24, 2004 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: works great for ticks
    Cons: greasy back after application

    Summary: I was introduced to Bio Spot by the people at the local feedstore and we have had tremendous success with it, primarily with ticks. We live in the eastern part of Oregon, among lots of oak, sage and scrub brush. Ticks are baaaad in this area, ... read more

  • Bio Spot almost killed our dog

    Mar 29, 2003 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Inexpensive, available in stores
    Cons: Can cause severe adverse reactions

    Summary: I decided to purchase Bio Spot Flea & Tick Control For Dogs because it was less expensive than Frontline. It was also very convenient to purchase Bio Spot at a store, rather than going to the vet to get Frontline. Bio Spot is a "spot-on" ... read more

  • Bio-Spot is a best bet for working dogs

    Sep 15, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Inexpensive, readily available at stores everywhere and online, convenient
    Cons: The dog will have a greasy spot in its fur for a couple days

    Summary: We have used Bio-Spot for our dogs for about 6 years, and have never noticed any side-effects from the product. Some breeds are more sensitive to chemicals than others, so there is no guarantee that all dogs would fare as well. We have used ... read more

  • We give it 4 paws up!!

    Nov 24, 2001 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Gets rid of fleas. Cheap. No vet visit.
    Cons: Starts to wear off after 2 weeks. Dog is greasy for a day.

    Summary: I have only used this on my 2 dalmatians, not on my lab mix yet. My Dals are very sensitive when it comes to their coats. If they get just one flea they will lose big patches of hair. I was a bit worried about trying bio spot for fear that they would ... read more

  • Biospot- No Fleas Here!

    Sep 25, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Works great, no vet trip to buy it. Not very expensive.
    Cons: ----

    Summary: I bought my cocker about two years ago and took him to the vets within a couple of days for his vaccines and check up. He was infested with fleas. The vet recommended Advantage saying it was the best flea control around. I bought a three ... read more

  • Bio spot get better

    Sep 18, 2001 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: This product was not expensive
    Cons: I did not find it very good on eaither of my dogs.

    Summary: I have 2 large dogs one of my dogs is 105 pounds and the other is 100 pounds.I tried the bio spot because it was cheep and i did not have to go to the vet to purchase it.My dogs had more fleas.Finally i got disgusted and figured if i am going to spend ... read more

  • Never Use This!!!

    Aug 13, 2001 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: none
    Cons: Makes dogs and cats sick!

    Summary: We had bought this product for our dogs and cats. Simply put, this product and any other product like it over the counter and not from a vet is not safe! This and products like it have ingredients in it that vets stopped using years ago. Specifically ... read more

  • If you love your dog, don't use it!

    Jul 18, 2001 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Inexpensive
    Cons: Not effective at killing fleas, very messy to apply.

    Summary: Me trying to bargain hunt this year to cut cost decided after reading different reviews from several internet pet suppliers decided to try the Bio Spot Flea and Tick Control for dogs for my 2 Corgis. The years before I used a vet recommended flea and ... read more

  • If you have dogs - get BioSpot!

    Jul 6, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Not one flea or tick in YEARS.
    Cons: They don't make it for people!

    Summary: I cannot recommend this product enough. I started off using "Program" when I first got my German Shepherd Dog. It was tough getting her to take those large pills! Not only that it, by design, doesn't repel mosquitoes [and now that the ... read more

  • please read....this stuff can be dangerous!

    Apr 27, 2001 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: cheap
    Cons: can be dangerous, not very effective for very long

    Summary: i know about these things, i am a nurse/CSC in a vet clinic. all over the counter spot treatments are PESTICIDE based. the medicine ENTERS the BLOODSTREAM and is HARMFUL for your pet and you. the flea has to bite the animal in order to be ... read more

  • Dont waste your money

    Mar 25, 2001 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Less expensive than the advantage
    Cons: didnt work at all

    Summary: Our dog was infested with fleas last summer, a Golden Retriever Shadow....we bought this because the pet store recommended it, it cost less and you didnt need to buy more than you needed. We paid 10.00 for 1 application, not sure if this was the going ... read more

  • Works, but only for awhile

    Dec 6, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Price, Ease of Use
    Cons: Less effectiveness than others in all situations

    Summary: I really liked this product for the first two years we used it. It controlled the fleas and ticks well, and it was easy to use and inexpensive. However, this past summer the fleas and ticks were really bad, because it had been a warm winter. And the ... read more

  • Flea Control: Stick with the Prescriptions

    Nov 16, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: If your pet doesn't get sick, it will remove the fleas.
    Cons: It tends to make dogs and cats ill, because of the way it goes through their bloodstream.

    Summary: My roommate and I have a one-year old cocker spaniel-hound mix whom people often mistake for a Dalmatian. He is the light of our lives, and we try to do everything we can to protect him from fleas and diseases. Noticing some fleas on our dog after a ... read more

  • Save Money On The Spot

    Nov 10, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Economical, Easy to use, Pleasant smelling
    Cons: Can leave dog's coat oily looking if product is applied to the coat instead of the skin.

    Summary: I was first introduced to Bio Spot by a German Shepherd Dog breeder of 30 plus years. He highly recommended it. He also suggested that I try it on not only the dog I had just purchased from him, but all of my dogs. I always worry about parasite ... read more

  • too bad you can't stop the burning

    Oct 29, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: it didn't kill my dog
    Cons: it burned and you couldn't stop it

    Summary: This is the worst product on the market for pest control. Yes it is the most nontoxic, but it burns the skin of my dog. The second I put in on here she went crazy. She started crying and feeling horrible. I had to give her an immediate bath to stop ... read more

  • It works

    Oct 29, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: very effective
    Cons: none

    Summary: I have two dogs and one cat. I have been using Bio Spot for about three years. As soon as I started using it the fleas disappeared. That's quite a statement considering my largest dog has a flea allergy and before I started using Bio Spot I couldn't find ... read more

  • Buyers Beware!! Green Hair

    Oct 25, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: very effective
    Cons: I don't want a green furbabie

    Summary: I chose this product b/c it was a convienence and I just didn't like the idea of giving my pets something orally every single month. Not realizing dropping something on their back was eventually going into their skin. I never realized it was ... read more

  • Works Great, Costs Less

    Oct 10, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: kills fleas AND ticks, cheap
    Cons: their shampoo wont rinse off protection

    Summary: I have an 80lb Labrador who lives to roll in mud puddles and run through the woods, so I need a waterproof method to protect him from fleas and ticks both. The two major brands sold in grocery stores just didn't work, and neither did the shampoos; ... read more

  • Pleasant Odor

    Oct 9, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: smell and price
    Cons: needs bigger packages

    Summary: Having never used Bio Spot before, I was very pleased with the product and very impressed with the odor. No chemical smell or worry about getting it on yourself or the pet. Bio Spot left a very pleasant orange scent and no greasy feeling after ... read more

  • Scratch, Dig, Chew

    Oct 7, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: None
    Cons: Not effective

    Summary: I had been using Frontline but, with 10 dogs the costs were quite high so, I decided to try Bio-Spot due to it's claim of effectiveness and low cost. Well the old saying that "You get what you pay for" sure proved true to me. I ... read more

  • Product Warning

    Oct 7, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: least expensive
    Cons: dangerous to the pets

    Summary: Some people use this product with no ill effects. They should be thankful. I am a veterinary technician and personally have seen the death of 3 dogs and 1 cat directly from this product. Because this product is so dangerous, we will not do ... read more

  • Biospot Flea Control for Dogs: Fleas Everywhere

    Sep 30, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Inexpensive, no vet trip needed
    Cons: Didn't kill fleas. I worry about toxicity

    Summary: Once upon a time, I was a very inexperienced dog owner. I didn't know any flea control options beyond the typical flea collars and sprays. I tried a few of those products and none worked. I panicked when I found several fleas on my Cairn Terrier puppy. ... read more

  • Great stuff

    Sep 29, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: great price works fast smells like oranges
    Cons: I have not found any

    Summary: Well i have been through a hard time finding a product that really work's and i sure found one this time. IT started working the same day we applied it to my dog brock. We first bought hartz band and it failed to work. Then we even spent $35.00 plus an ... read more

  • Bugs be gone!

    Sep 15, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: inexpensive, easy to apply, effective.
    Cons: N/A

    Summary: I have lived in Alaska nearly all of my life, and there are NO fleas or ticks in Alaska what so ever (the pet stores don't want you to know that though!!) So needless to say I had no need for any kind of treatment. Until now. Two years ago my ... read more

  • Biospotfriends

    Sep 13, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: quick, easy, painless, inexpensive
    Cons: monthly applications

    Summary: We began using Biospot because it was less expensive and readily available to us at the pet store or discount store. We have discovered that it works very well for the fleas that had plagued us other summers. Not only does it work well, but I love its ... read more

  • The LEAST Toxic Flea Control Product

    Sep 12, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: the cost, no vet visit
    Cons: none?

    Summary: I really love this product for many reasons. First of all, I chose Bio-spot because it is the least toxic flea control product(i.e.Advantage, Program, Frontline) that I have found that is very effective at killing and repelling fleas, larvae, eggs, ticks ... read more

  • This is a really good product

    Sep 5, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: No water needed
    Cons: I can't think of any.

    Summary: I have used this product several times.I have five beagles , as luck will have it none of them like a bath. That is one nice thing about this product. No water needed.This product is really effective. It's really easy to apply has no bad smell ,and low ... read more

  • Stick with Advantage

    Aug 30, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: available
    Cons: doesn't work

    Summary: I choose this product at the local Pet Store because well I was being cheap. Advantage is my usual method of flea control and works very well but it is only available from the vet and can get quite costly. This product looked like ... read more

  • It works but....beware

    Aug 30, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Easy to use, highly effective
    Cons: Side effects in some animals

    Summary: Living in a warm climate with several animals is a recipe for flea infestation. After trying everything, I was thrilled to find this easy to use and effective method of controlling fleas on my two dogs. Simply put a drop between the animals shoulder ... read more

  • Bio Spot Did Not Work

    Aug 29, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: price, product of pet stores
    Cons: did not work, very strong vapors

    Summary: I am very confused about the reviews for this product. I have a 4 year old Weimeraner and ran out of Frontline (my previous flea product). There is a pet store near where I office and decided to go get some flea killer. They did not sell ... read more

  • Works Wonderfully!

    Aug 24, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Easy, Affordable
    Cons: Have to order, Can't buy it at Wal-mart ;-)

    Summary: I love this product. As the owner of 2 dogs, we have used many different flea and tick products. This is the best I have found. It is so easy to use. Just once a month and you are done. It isn't messy at all! I especially like the affordability of this ... read more

  • Bio Spot Works

    Aug 22, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: works well
    Cons: if you have a squirmy dog you sometimes need a second person to hold

    Summary: Bio Spot is easy to use and it works. I have had much success with this product and recommend it to others. The card that it comes on makes it easy to apply to your dog. I also liked this product because I did not have to go to the Veterinarian to ... read more

  • You get what you pay for

    Aug 15, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: none
    Cons: doesn't work

    Summary: I bought this product for my 3 year old Maltese after seeing it in an online pet store. It claimed to do the same as the more expensive products that I usually use on him that I purchase from the vets. Bio Spot says that it will kill and repel ... read more

  • The most effective flea & tick control

    Aug 13, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Easy to use and very effective!
    Cons: none

    Summary: Having three labrador retrievers and living in the country can be quite uncomfortable for them in the summertime due to all the fleas and ticks that are in the grass and nearby wooded areas. I started using Bio Spot on them three years ago and will use ... read more

  • Great product at a great price!

    Aug 6, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: easy to apply, not expensive, works great
    Cons: none

    Summary: When the first spot application products came on the market, I remember thinking, "what a great idea! Now I can prevent fleas without dipping my dog!". Well, I went straight to the Vet to pick up some. But there was a little problem. ... read more

  • Outstanding product.

    Jul 27, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Works great, good price, and readily available.
    Cons: None - although we could wish for longer lasting product.

    Summary: Quick and easy to use at a price that won't break pet owners. Also a plus there just happens to be 3 doses per package since we own 3 dogs of the same size. This let's us purchase a package each time we stop by the pet shop to provide treatment. ... read more

  • Inexpensive, effective, and easy!

    Jul 24, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Easy to use and find, works great, easy on the wallet
    Cons: Can't be too snuggly at first, tick protection fades

    Summary: As a resident of a home with three cats and one beagle, I know how quickly one flea can lead to an infestation. And I've learned how icky removing a tick really is. At the recommendation of our veterinarian after a horrible flea outbreak on our cats, ... read more

  • On the Spot Control

    Jul 22, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Easy to use, once-a-month use
    Cons: Slightly greasy just after application

    Summary: I love this product. I have a Jack Russell terrier that is very allergic to fleas -- the first summer I had her and before I realized she was allergic to fleas -- she chewed her fur off the back half of her body. It was really odd looking to have a ... read more

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  • Works Great!!

    Jul 9, 2013 by
    Not rated yet
    Pros: Great Price and works effectively!
    Cons: None

    Summary: I have used this product Bio Spot SPOT ON Flea & Tick Control (for Cats and Also the ones for Dogs) for the past 5 years and have never had a problem!!  I have an 80 pound Yellow lab and 3 Chihuahuas all under 5 pounds.  Cats are ... read more

  • It was meant for a dog

    Mar 1, 2013 by
    Not rated yet
    Pros: none
    Cons: None 

    Summary: You said that you put a bio spot that is meant for a dog on your cat. You have no grounds to say that their product was at fault for what happened to your cat. Don't blame the product for your mistake. You almost killed your cat because you made a ... read more

  • IM scared

    Dec 15, 2011 by
    Not rated yet
    Pros: cheap
    Cons: made my pet throw up

    Summary: I just put Bio Spot on my almost full grown cat. i put it in the middle of the back of her neck and it spread everywhere and she licked it a few times. Just a few mins ago she threw up and i seached online if she could die from it. Reading alot of ... read more

  • KittyBoo....and the evil Bio Spot

    Sep 17, 2011 by
    Not rated yet
    Pros: none
    Cons: poison

    Summary: Bio Spot is BAD...accidentally put Dog Bio Spot on cat and she started seizures and crying and drooling it was so bad that she is at the Vet's and has been there since yesterday morning...she is going to pull through but if that would have happened with ... read more

  • Didn't work very well

    Apr 2, 2011 by
    Not rated yet
    Pros: cheap
    Cons: Didn't work.

    Summary: We had used this product on our dog for nearly a year.  We kept finding fleas on him (not as many as without the product) even after the product should have been working.  We would find countless flea bites on him.  Finally we switched to ... read more

  • I have used Bio Spot since 1988

    Mar 29, 2011 by
    Not rated yet
    Pros: Effectiveness, price and ease of use.
    Cons: It smells rather like orange peels, and Sylvia the Aussie doesn't like fru fru.

    Summary: Back in the late '80's I had a dog that was allergic to flea bites.  The Product I was using was only effective after the flea had bitten.  Poor CJ was miserable and getting a dermatitis condition.  I found that Bio Spot not only killed, ... read more

  • Bio Spot is POISON!!!

    Nov 19, 2010 by
    Not rated yet
    Pros: NONE!!!!
    Cons: This product could kill your animal!!! 

    Summary: We have been giving our cat Bio Spot for almost a year and not had a problem. My wife gave the cat her dose yesterday, and today I found her squatting in a corner, face twitching, body spazing and very scared of everything. After a malay of events we got ... read more

  • Completely eliminated fleas in my multi-dog family.

    Aug 29, 2010 by
    Not rated yet
    Pros: Works very well, is easy to apply, and is fairly inexpensive. 
    Cons: This product can cause severe allergic reactions and possibly death in some animals.

    Summary: We live in a rural area and have always had 3 dogs.  Prior to finding BioSpot 20 years ago our flea problem was pretty bad.  Then I heard of BioSpot and figured I'd give it a try.  Since that time our flea problems have ... read more

  • angry!!!!

    Aug 17, 2010 by
    Not rated yet
    Pros: Absolutely NONE! Do not buy this product!!!!!!
    Cons: This product kills animals!

    Summary: My friend used bio spot for her cats. Both of them went into violent seizures and died, one right away, the other one suffered for hours, the vet did all they could, but she passed anyhow. I have read numerous reviews with the same situation. How can ... read more

  • Bio Spot almost killed my Cat

    Jul 19, 2010 by
    Not rated yet
    Pros: If you hate your pet use this.
    Cons: This product can kill your pet!

    Summary: We use Bio Spot on our cat with in 24hrs our Cat was shaking terribly, crying in pain and could not walk.  We called our vet and raced him in.  As we were walking into the vets office he had a seziure.  Luckily he came out of that one ... read more

  • DON'T USE IT

    Jul 22, 2008 by
    Not rated yet
    Pros: Smells like oranges.
    Cons: It just doesn't work!

    Summary: I have two dogs and used Bio Spot for the first time. I have always used Advantage (for years!) without a problem, but I was just trying to save time and a little cash, so I figured I'd try Bio Spot. The owner of the local pet supply store said it was ... read more

  • One of the Most Dangerous on the Market

    Apr 21, 2008 by
    Not rated yet
    Pros: not a single pro that I can think of, not even a single one
    Cons: extreme adverse reaction, allergic irritation, shaking and discomfort

    Summary: My dog had immediate adverse reactions. I was using a natural, chemical-free flea protector. My vet reccomended something like Advantix or BioSpot. I choose BioSpot b/c I was going to Florida and wanted the added mosquito protection. I applied ... read more

  • Does Not Work!!! Did NOT Repel Ticks on my dogs.

    Apr 20, 2008 by
    Not rated yet
    Pros: It was not too costly compared to the other products on the market.
    Cons: Did NOT, NOT, NOT repel ticks on my dog!

    Summary: Have used Bio Spot on both our dogs. Found tick on the white one but apparently missed a tick on the black one. She now has Acute Lyme disease and is suffering. I specifically bought Bio Spot bcs it advertises that it "repels" tick. NOT. Be ... read more

  • do not buy!!

    Apr 17, 2008 by
    Not rated yet
    Pros: NONE!!
    Cons: Vomiting and intense itching!

    Summary: This is the second product I have used. The first one, Frontline, was fantastic, but was not sold at the PetSmart across the street, I opted for this product instead. Right after I put it on, my Chihuahua was fine - yet he was itching where I applied it. ... read more

  • If your thinking about BIO spot STOP!!!!!!!

    Dec 8, 2007 by
    Not rated yet
    Pros: Stay away from BIO SPOT
    Cons: Stay away from BIO Spot warning!!!!!!

    Summary: I had used Bio spot on my cat and hours later was woken up by her falling and thrashing. I ran over to see what was going on and she was in a full seizure. I called the emergency vet and rushed her over. I still don't have my cat back and when I went to ... read more

  • Fleas again after 2 weeks

    Nov 4, 2007 by
    Not rated yet
    Pros: Easy tab to open and administer.
    Cons: Only worked for about a week, if that.

    Summary: I had tried Bio Spot because Frontline Plus was not working well and was very expensive as well. All of the reviews and comparisons of Bio Spot to other flea products made it sound like the best choice for my 2 small dogs. The price was right too. ... read more

  • WARNING: Don't fall for a cheap Product!!!

    Jul 31, 2007 by
    Not rated yet
    Pros: Cheap
    Cons: Doesn't work as well as other products,NOT WATER PROOF, irritation to pet's skin.

    Summary: As with anything the old saying goes. I am not very satisfied with this product. I have 3 yr old boxer who never had fleas with Advantage, I switched due to the cost, but I am going back. I do not think the product is water proof, hence the intense ... read more

  • Listen Up!

    Jun 14, 2007 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: NONE
    Cons: Maker misrepresents their product when they state that it works. It doesn't!

    Summary: Used this stuff on my two indoor dogs. VERY DISAPPOINTED. Found Bio-Spot to be TOTALLY INEFFECTIVE. The packaging states that it works, and that is a misrepresentation. Spend more & go for "tried & true" brands. ... read more

  • Awesome

    May 9, 2007 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Money in my pocket.
    Cons: I have yet to find one.

    Summary: I have used another product that I got from my vet for years. It is very expensive and if you read the box, very scary. I thought I would try this and I was impressed. I do not like to change my dog's medication due to her age, but there was no ... read more

  • extremely harmful!

    Jan 23, 2007 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: none!
    Cons: can attack pet's nervous system

    Summary: my dad picked this up for our dogs, thinking it was comparable with the flea medications you can buy from your vet. i applied it to both of our chihuahuas, one who is just over 6 lbs, and the other who is just under 9 lbs. our female, the smaller dog, ... read more

  • bio spot scared me

    Nov 24, 2006 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: none
    Cons: may be dangerous to some dogs

    Summary: I have never had to use a flea medicine before, but this past October, 2 of my dogs really started itching and my son's girlfriend noticed a couple of fleas on the dogs so we purchased a flea medicine called bio spot. Bio spot flea and tick killer comes ... read more

  • i guess u get what u pay for.

    Nov 20, 2006 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: a pro may be the price
    Cons: skin irritation to my shih tzu that required doctors visit

    Summary: i have a 4 year old shih tzu and i put bio spot on him in the evening then the next day he was walking around like he was uncomfortable. he couldnt lie down he just kept chasing his tail which was something he had rarely done. it freaked me out. so that ... read more

  • Bio Spot works great

    May 29, 2006 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: works great to keep fleas and ticks away, easy to apply
    Cons: I can not find any cons with this product

    Summary: I use Bio Spot on both my dogs, and I love it. My one likes to spend a lot of time outside, we live in a rural area that has alot of ticks, but my dogs never get them or fleas. I highly recommend Bio Spot to ... read more

  • You Get What You Pay For

    Jan 20, 2005 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Cheap
    Cons: Didn't work well for me. Yukky oily mess on dog's coat.

    Summary: I wanted to try BioSpot because it was affordable and promised to do what the costly alternatives do. Dr's Foster & Smith recommended the product, so I gave it a shot. Is that a flea in the bed? Three months after the first application, my ... read more

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