Frequently Asked Questions
I’ve been using the Scalibor® Protector Band on my pet, is PetLock® Six Month Collar for Dogs just the same?

PetLock® Six Month Collar for Dogs has the same active ingredients as Scalibor® Protector Band and will protect your pet from fleas and ticks for up to six months.

How long does it take for PetLock® Six Month Collar for Dogs to start killing fleas and ticks?

PetLock® Six Month Collar for Dogs formula contains the active ingredient, deltamethrin, which works with the dog’s natural oils on the body. Within 2 – 3 weeks after collar placement, maximum effectiveness takes place.

How Does PetLock® Six Month Collar for Dogs Work?

PetLock® Six Month Collar for Dogs contains deltamethrin insecticide and has been specially formulated in a polymer matric to provide effective control of fleas and ticks for up to 6 months.

Is PetLock® Six Month Collar for Dogs waterproof?

Yes, water does not affect the collar’s effectiveness or the pet’s protection. If the dog goes swimming or is out in the rain, it is not necessary to remove the collar.

Can I put PetLock® Six Month Collar for Dogs on my pregnant dog?

Consult a veterinarian before using this product on pregnant or nursing animals.

Do I need to take off my dog’s existing collar before placing PetLock® Six Month Collar for Dogs on?

No, PetLock® Six Month Collar for Dogs is a comfortable, perfect fit collar that locks in place over the existing lead collar.

Where can I purchase PetLock® Six Month Collar for Dogs?

See Where to Buy for retailers near you.

Can I get my money back if PetLock® Six Month Collar for Dogs does not work on my pet?

Yes, you can return the product to the retailer for a full refund.

I’ve put the PetLock® Six Month Collar for Dogs on my dog, but why do I still have fleas in my home?

PetLock® Six Month Collar for Dogs will get rid of the fleas on your your dog and kill the fleas in your dog’s environment. It is important to also treat your pet’s environment by heavy vacuuming (seal and throw away bags) and washing bedding in hot water.  If you do not treat your pet’s environment, you will miss more than 90% of the developing flea population (eggs, larvae and pupae).  See the life cycle of the flea.  See our additional products for recommendations to treat for your particular animal and environment areas as needed.