Best Flea Collar For Cats (Updated 2020)

In this roundup article for the Best Flea Collar For Cats, we included anti-flea cat collars that kills, repels and protect your beloved cat and kitten from ticks and fleas.

Anti-flea collars are a great flea repellent method for cats that don’t like to take pills or monthly topicals. Likewise, for cat owners who dislike the hassle of feeding flea pills or applying monthly flea treatment topicals to your cat.

Side-note: Read till end of article for tips and things to take note when applying the flea collar for your cat or kitten.

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1) Bayer Seresto Flea and Tick Collar for Cats

>> Editor’s Choice

The easy-to-use Seresto Flea and Tick Cat Collar by Bayer works by releasing a low concentration of active ingredients that distributes over your cat’s coat and skin continuously for 8 months.

This odourless and non-greasy collar can kill fleas within 24 hrs and reinfesting fleas with 2 hrs after application. It also kills and deter reinfesting ticks in as fast as 6 hrs while providing 48 hours of protection against tick infestation.

It’s active ingredients are formulated to kill fleas and ticks through contact (hence no biting required for fleas to ingest before getting killed).

Pros
  • Long protection
  • Odorless and non-greasy
  • Slow release
  • Quick release design
  • Reflector clip (increases cat’s visible at night)
  • Kills fleas and ticks on contact
  • Reputable brand (by Bayer)

2) Hartz UltraGuard Flea Collar for Cats

The UltraGuard Cat Flea Collar by Hartz kills and keeps out both full growth and larvae flea and ticks. This fresh scented flea collar provides protection of up to 7 months.

It has a safe snap release design feature to allow for quick breakaway should the collar catch something when your cat is playing or running around.

This water-resistant cat collar can also be worn together with a regular cat collar. Designed for cats that are 12 weeks and older

Pros
  • Up to 7 months of protection
  • Non-greasy
  • Water-resistant
  • Safety Release Snap

3) INDREMY Flea & Tick Pet Collar

This Flea and Tick Pet Collar by INDREMY is an adjustable collar that fits all cat sizes.

It’s water-resistant and provides up to 8 months of protection against fleas and ticks. 

This flea and tick collar is made using natural substances that does not cause any irritation or allergies to your pets.

Pros
  • Up to 8 months of protection
  • Does not contain harmful content
  • One size fits all

4) CRUZYO Natural Flea & Tick Collar

The CRUZYO Flea & Tick Collar is an eco-friendly collar band that features active ingredients that are 100% plant based.

This durable and waterproof collar provides up to 8 months of Flea & Tick protection. Its adjustable design fits all sizes of cats.

Pros
  • Up to 8 months of protection
  • Made with natural ingredients
  • Fits cats of all sizes

Thing To Note When Using Flea Collar For Cats

  • Do not allow your pet cat to bite or chew on the collar
  • Do not allow children to play with collar.
  • Do not wear on kittens that’s less than 8 weeks old
  • Consult veterinarian before using on old, sick or pregnant cat
  • Some cats are highly allergic (be sure to monitor when first applied)

Tips For Using Flea Collar For Cats

  • Wash cat thoroughly before putting on the collar
  • Always wash hands after application
  • Wear collar loose enough to still move on the neck
  • Be sure to leave 2 to 3 inches before cutting excess

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Final Thoughts

As with any flea control methods, there are always pros and cons to each method. When it comes to flea treatment for cats, always monitor your cat when you are using the product for the first time.

The most effective way to get rid of flea and tick problems in the long term is to identify the source of which the ticks and fleas are brought into the house (see article: Best Flea Spray for The House). On top of killing the fleas, it is important to stop bring new ones indoor.

Have you tried using flea collar for cats for your flea control? What other flea control method do you prefer? Leave a message in the comment section to share with us.