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How To Protect Your Pets From Fleas And Ticks


Fleas are wingless, blood-sucking insects that feed on dog, cats, humans and other species. There are many different types of flea each one specific to the animal that it lives on. The most frequent fleas found in the home are the cat flea and dog flea.

THE FLEA PROBLEM
Fleas and ticks are responsible for a number of diseases in pets and people. Some types of ticks, for example, can transmit the bacteria that cause Lyme disease to animals and humans and some fleas can harbor tapeworm larvae, which grow into adult tapeworms in the intestines of pets or people. Flea bites commonly cause skin irritation and itching and some pets are allergic to flea saliva.

Taking care of your pets responsibly includes protecting them from fleas and ticks. Fleas can be a problem even in the best kept homes and on the cleanest of pets. The best approach to managing fleas is prevention. But if you already have a flea problem, you can control them as long as you treat both your pet and your home. Many products are available to help control fleas and ticks on pets and in their environment. Check with your veterinarian for appropriate treatments.

FLEA TREATMENT AND CONTROL
The objective of treatment is to break the flea life cycle by treating the home, the pets, and the outside environment with insecticide. Before purchasing and applying pesticide products to pets to control fleas and ticks, talk to your veterinarian about the best product to use and how to treat the animal, as well as the environment.

After feeding on your pet's blood the female flea lays eggs which drop into the animal's bedding or favorite resting place. The highest concentration of eggs, larvae and pupae are likely to be in these areas rather than on the animal itself. This means the vast majority of the flea population lives in your yard or home.

Regular cleaning of bedding combined with thorough vacuuming of furniture and floors will help to destroy each stage of the flea's life cycle. Frequently vacuum floors, upholstered furniture, and areas where pets may sleep indoors. Treat animal bedding by boiling, or use animal-safe insecticides or other products recommended by your vet. (Visit http://www.pet-care-supplies.co.uk/vermin-protection/ to see what's available)

When treating the yard, don't forget to treat under bushes and in flower beds. If pets travel in the car, treat car seats and carpets as well.

You should continue to vacuum the house frequently and thoroughly. Throw away the dust bag (vacuum cleaner bags) from your vacuum after each use to prevent any flea eggs and larvae from developing. Don't allow pets to roam and pick up fleas from other animals and keep pets out of hard to clean areas.

PROFESSIONAL FLEA CONTROL
Once fleas are established, eliminating them requires persistence. If home treatments are ineffective, professional extermination may be needed. Further advice on methods of treatment can be obtained from the environmental health officer at your local council, or a commercial pest control company. You can also pay a visit to your veterinarian who will recommend services or products suitable to treat your pet and your home.

Copyright © 2005. Bridget Mwape of Pet Care Supplies UK: http://www.pet-care-supplies.co.uk/ which offers thousands of products to help you care for your pets.

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Long-Term Signal Says PETS Could Run Higher  Forbes

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DR. ROBERT WALLACE: Use a carrier to safely travel with pets  Goshen News

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Pets, Pets, Pets  Babylon Beacon

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Pets of the Week: Sophie, Hanselina, Cloud and Olivia are ready for adoption  Long Beach Press Telegram

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Hot Weather Tips For Your Pets  PRNewswire

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Pets of the Week  Valley News

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Meet our pets of the week: Two dogs and a horse  STLtoday.com

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The Problem of Loving Pets With Behavior Issues  Psychology Today

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Factor pets into fire safety planning | Articles | fairfaxtimes.com  Fairfaxtimes.com

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Harris County Pets announces free adoption days in August  KTRK-TV

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Pets at risk for COVID-19  KSLA

Happy Hounds and Healthy Pets - Flathead Beacon
Happy Hounds and Healthy Pets  Flathead Beacon

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‘Showering pets with love.’ Sacramento-area animal adoptions, toy sales surge during pandemic  Sacramento Bee

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Pets of the week: A couple of cute kittens are looking for homes  MLive.com

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Pets can get nails trimmed, microchips at FurEver Home drive-thru event  Fremont Tribune

25 Adoptable Cincinnati Pets That Are Looking For Their New Families - Cincinnati CityBeat
25 Adoptable Cincinnati Pets That Are Looking For Their New Families  Cincinnati CityBeat

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Farnand: Please pick up after your pets  Your Valley

Pets Lifeline's new facility taking shape - Sonoma Index-Tribune
Pets Lifeline's new facility taking shape  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Millions of Canadian pets suffer from untreated dermatologist issues - Yahoo Finance
Millions of Canadian pets suffer from untreated dermatologist issues  Yahoo Finance

How to help pets dealing with anxiety - WWLP.com
How to help pets dealing with anxiety  WWLP.com

Popular ringworm treatment for Canadian pets unavailable - VIN News Service
Popular ringworm treatment for Canadian pets unavailable  VIN News Service

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Coronavirus in pets, French research strategy and a duplication detector  Nature.com

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Rescue pets of the week: Rosella and Boe  SC Times

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Mabinogi's Latest P.E.T. Update with New Dungeons and Bosses  Odessa American

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New Broad Spectrum Elixir CBD Oil Offers Relief to Pets and Owners Alike  Hood River News

Clear the Shelters: Senior pets make wonderful companions - KTVZ
Clear the Shelters: Senior pets make wonderful companions  KTVZ

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COVID-19 stay-at-home orders drive up number of pets being fostered in L.A.  Daily Sundial

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Pet adoptions on the rise, boosting product sales  Supermarket News

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Pets of the Week: August 6, 2020  WSIL TV

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Preventing Zoonotic transmission for pets during the COVID-19 pandemic  WOAI

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[Photos] August 2020 Pets | Pet of the Week  thepress.net

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The People, Pets & Vets family extends to the Golden State  PRNewswire

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Child- and pet-proofing your home  Lynchburg News and Advance

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These steps will keep your pet safe if a hurricane hits where you live  KSAT San Antonio

Alachua County Pets: Ferris, Farley and Lopez - WCJB
Alachua County Pets: Ferris, Farley and Lopez  WCJB

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PET OF THE WEEK, AUG. 6, 2020: MEET JOSIE  wvua23.com

CAPA Pet of the Week: Lele - Lompoc Record
CAPA Pet of the Week: Lele  Lompoc Record

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San Antonio Pets Alive! places two dogs up for adoption after owner dies of COVID-19 complications  KSAT San Antonio

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Carson City Humane Society's Pets of the Week: Sir Newton, Lord Leonard, and Lord Rock of Rochester  Carson Now

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The Benefits of Making Pet Fostering a Part of Your Life  NBC10 Boston

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Experts Say, Please Don't Put Hand Sanitizer on Your Pets Paws  wobm.com

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Paws for Health: When To Be Concerned About Lumps & Bumps On Our Pets  9&10 News

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Rancho Santa Margarita Pets, This Clinics For You  Rancho Santa Margarita, CA Patch

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Army vet finds peace fostering pets, finding them homes  ArmyTimes.com

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Pet of the Week: Meet Rick & Morty!  WWLP.com

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Dogs as pets and fortunetellers  Daily Journal Online

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The Rebound Detroit: Help for pets as you leave the home  WXYZ

Alligators make terrible pets: 'You're basically dealing with a dinosaur.' - National Geographic
Alligators make terrible pets: 'You're basically dealing with a dinosaur.'  National Geographic

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People Escape Burning Home, 3 Pets Inside Die In Fire  CBS Denver

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Virtual Vets Are Raking In Funding—Is Pet Telehealth The Next Big Thing?  Forbes

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Pandemic caused backlogs for spaying, neutering pets  WPXI Pittsburgh

Pasco to end retail pet store sales of dogs and cats - Tampa Bay Times
Pasco to end retail pet store sales of dogs and cats  Tampa Bay Times

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Pet Safety During Monsoon Season  Signals AZ

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Red Paw, Philly's emergency response team for pets, shutting down  WPVI-TV

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Palm Springs Animal Shelter says pet surrenders happening due to coronavirus pandemic  Desert Sun

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'He don't talk back to me!' Seniors receive robot pets to help with quarantine loneliness  WCVB Boston

Local artist paints shelter pets, offers artwork to new owner - The Northwest Florida Daily News
Local artist paints shelter pets, offers artwork to new owner  The Northwest Florida Daily News

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Tampa Bay area pets are in need of homes  Tampa Bay Times

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GLENN ZARING: The importance of pets … and plants!  Manistee News Advocate

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Woman trying to save pets rescued from burning home in New Castle  TribLIVE

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KCBD’s Pet of the Day: Meet Sugar Cube  KCBD

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'Everyone Bought a Puppy': Pet Care in the Age of Covid  East Hampton Star

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Majority of Pet Owners Give Their Pets Some Homemade Food  The Bark

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Can dogs get coronavirus? Yes, a Louisiana dog just did. Here's what pet owners should know.  The Advocate

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Babylon Adoptable Pet Of The Week: Simon  Babylon Village, NY Patch

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New Houston pet adoption event helps you find a furry friend for free  CultureMap Houston

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If Your Dog Is Biting Their Nails, It Might Be Time For a Trip to the Vet  POPSUGAR

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App Uses Pet Selfies to ID Shelter Pets  Bay News 9

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Pet Humanization Sentiment to Accelerate Pet Milk Replacers Market Prospects, Future Market Insights  PRNewswire

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WATCH: Pet of the Day, Meet Valor  WIVT - NewsChannel 34

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Portland Pet Food Company goes global through deal with Japanese retailer  Portland Business Journal

Meet Your New Best Friend! Tips on Picking the Perfect Pet For You - NBC10 Boston
Meet Your New Best Friend! Tips on Picking the Perfect Pet For You  NBC10 Boston

Purina Achieves Significant Environmental Goal - waste360
Purina Achieves Significant Environmental Goal  waste360

This home improvement trend is catnip to quarantining pet owners - Inman
This home improvement trend is catnip to quarantining pet owners  Inman

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UPDATED: Vancouver dropping charges against pet groomer who opened in Phase 1  clarkcountytoday.com

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Jobs, jobs, jobs at Pet Supplies Plus in West Bend  washingtoncountyinsider.com

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Um . . . Does My Puppy Hate Me After I Correct His Bad Behavior?  POPSUGAR

Norfolk SPCA hopes Clear the Shelters attracts potential pet owners - WAVY.com
Norfolk SPCA hopes Clear the Shelters attracts potential pet owners  WAVY.com

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COVID-19 can affect pets; cases confirmed | AgriLife Today  AgriLife Today

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Online pet purchase scams pose growing risk to consumers  KMVT

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Fresno is the worst city in the U.S. to own a pet, new survey says. Here’s why  Fresno Bee

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Vet warns about danger of pets eating discarded PPE  WCVB Boston

Heartwarming video captures lost pets being reunited with their owners in Beirut - Daily Mail
Heartwarming video captures lost pets being reunited with their owners in Beirut  Daily Mail

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Pet Boss Nation Launches Mentor Program for Pet Industry Professionals  PetProductNews.com

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City offering free pet adoptions throughout the month of August  RochesterFirst

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Pets  Anti Aging News

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Homeward Bound: Pets' Incredible COVID-19 Journeys To Reunite With Owners  NPR

Clear the Shelters 2020: How you can help pets find their forever home - WKYC.com
Clear the Shelters 2020: How you can help pets find their forever home  WKYC.com

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Adoptable pets from Arizona Humane Society and Maricopa County Animal Care (8/5/20)  ABC15 Arizona

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VIDEO: 'Pet' Market in China Doubles as a Gravesite | PETA  PETA

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Helping pets cope with quarantine, and reopening  Jill Lopez

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Fox Kept As Pet Seized By Colorado Parks And Wildlife, Euthanized  CBS Denver

People, pets rescued from home in Cherry Grove after high water levels - WBTW
People, pets rescued from home in Cherry Grove after high water levels  WBTW

The pandemic's unlikely pet: Chickens - CNN
The pandemic's unlikely pet: Chickens  CNN

The Villages issues reminder about leashing and picking up after pets - Villages-News
The Villages issues reminder about leashing and picking up after pets  Villages-News

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Meet our pets of the week: A cat, a Lab mix and a horse  STLtoday.com

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La. man and pet bloodhound find man reported missing in wooded area  WAFB

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Only 24/7 Rochester-area animal ER forced to turn pets away  WHEC

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There’s no better time to adopt one of these 13 adorable pets: Aug. 1-2  SILive.com

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Pet Vet: Cancer in Pets  WNDU

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