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Keeping Fleas, Ticks and...

For those of us with pets, we look forward to winter as a time of respite from the bugs that...

Keeping Fleas, Ticks and...

For those of us with pets, we look forward to winter as a time of respite from the bugs that...

Flea Control Product Poisoning

There are a lot of flea control products available for cats. If used improperly, they can even...
 

Ten Facts about Fleas on Dogs

Ever wonder what fleas feed on or how long they can live? Well, wonder more. Here are 10 curious facts about those pesky fleas.

All You Need to Know About Ticks on Your Dog!

Some species of ticks can carry potentially fatal diseases that are transmitted when they bite your dog, and now is the time of year when some of them are most active and looking for hosts to feed from. To prevent the transmission of diseases, and to keep your dog more comfortable this summer, it's important to check your dog...

Ten Facts about Ticks

Sure, we all know ticks are nuisance but do really know what they are, what they do and the proper way to remove a tick from a dog? Here are 10 facts you probably didn't know about those pesky ticks.

How Did My Cat Get Fleas and/or Ticks?

If you are a cat owner who has never had to deal with the problem of a flea infestation before, you may be surprised to find that your cat has been stricken with these pesky insects.

Killing Fleas! How Long Do Flea and Tick Medications Take to Work?

Fleas and ticks do not belong on your pet. But with so many treatments available, how do you know which one will work fast?

Flea and Tick Season: What to Use When

Fido and Fluffy are scratching again, but you don’t have to douse your pet with poison nor do you have to apply flea and tick remedies when they are not needed. Here are some natural solutions to both repel and kill these pesky critters, along with a flea and tick map to guide you in knowing when to bring out the guns.

Fleas on Cats and Kittens

Fleas are parasites that feed off the blood of your cat or kitten. Fleas are annoying for cats, plus they cause allergies, anemia, and tapeworms.

How to Control Fleas on Cats... Naturally!

Cats and fleas – just about the worst combination. Fleas get on cats, then they get in your house and then on you. Even worse, some cats are so sensitive to a flea's saliva that they'll itch all over from just one flea bite. Often flea preventive medication will help control the fleas, but what if you want to go the natural...

Preventative Measures to Protect Pets from Fleas and Ticks

Mild winter temperatures will contribute to a huge increase in flea and tick populations. As a result, pet parents will have to be particularly observant when it comes to protecting their pets and homes from pesky insects.

Safety Tips for Using Flea and Tick Product on Dogs

An important part of basic care for dogs is providing preventive flea and tick product to avoid infestation. Using the proper application method is important.

Does My Cat Have Ticks?

Now is the time of year when certain species of ticks are most active and looking for hosts to feed from. These parasites can carry potentially fatal diseases that are transmitted when the tick bites your cat. To prevent the transmission of diseases, and to keep your cat more comfortable this summer, it's important to check your...

Flea and tick phobia? Delusional parasitosis in veterinary medicine

Yeah, it’s true. Most people have a built-in fear of bugs. For some unlucky souls, however, the fear is far greater than what most of us would consider rational. A significant percentage of the population is afflicted with this problem. Indeed, it’s common enough for the psychiatric community to have come up with a medical term...