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There is an array of drugs available for the treatment of endo- and ectoparasites in dogs and cats. These come in a plethora of different combinations and formulations for oral and spot-on use, and in the form of collars. This cornucopia of products is evidence that this is a highly lucrative market.
One active ingredient used in these products – the neonicotinoid imidacloprid – is believed to have contributed to the decline of insect populations due to its use as a pesticide.1, 2 Recent findings have shown that the use of neonicotinoids resulted in the collapse of commercial fisheries at a lake in Japan …
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