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Going camping this summer...hopefully my dog won't get fleas! But my brother wrote this helpful site if you do get them and how to prevent them.

Going camping this summer...hopefully my dog won't get fleas! But my brother wrote this helpful site if you do get them and how to prevent them.

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Great picture about the flea life cycle. http://www.pet-informed-veterinary-advice-online.com/images/cat-flea-fleas-life-cycle.jpg

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How ticks find their hosts ~ by detecting animals´ breath & body odors, or by sensing body heat, moisture & vibrations. Some species can even recognize a shadow. Ticks pick a place to wait by identifying well-used paths. Then they wait for a host, resting on the tips of grasses & shrubs. Ticks can't fly or jump, but many tick species wait in a position known as "questing".

Common Tick Species that Affect Dogs and Cats and disease they carry that can affect pet & you

Health Tip - Tick Update for this summer Just a reminder that tips are plentiful this year. Yesterday we broke our previous record. Brian removed 47 ticks from a cute little bichon frise.

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Learn about the flea and tick life cycle in order to understand how easy infestation can occur

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http://procarpetsupply.com/adams-inverted-carpet-spray-16oz/ Contains Nylar insect growth regulator, and the botanically-derived insecticide Linalool Kills all four stages of the flea - adults, eggs, larvae and pupae Breaks the flea life cycle and controls reinfestation for up to 210 days Kills ticks, roaches, ants, spiders, lice, crickets, centipedes, waterbugs, silverfish and sowbugs Use on carpets, drapes, rugs, upholstered furniture and pet b...

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Why Lyme disease is utterly impossble to stop

Lyme disease is spreading faster than ever and humans are partly to blame - excellent article about tick life cycle

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