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Ideas When Seeking To Get Rid Of Ticks And Fleas Infesting Your Pet Dogs.

One of the most social and loved pets in our home is our dogs where we feel good to hug them at any time as a sign of appreciation and a show of love. As much as one loves hugging a dog there is no one who will take risk by hugging a dog which is infested with pests where most dogs are infested with fleas and ticks. Different pests investing our pets are not only a nuisance to the infested animal but they also pose a threat to the animals as well as human beings. When a pet is infested with ticks and fleas they can develop health problems where skin allergies and permanent hair loss are common signs while other diseases and infestations may be acquired through the pests which can also be passed to human beings. The pests also affect the feeding habits of the dogs where they cause a decrease in pets’ appetite. Fleas are very dangerous as they can suck huge amounts of blood from the pets which result in anemia and the worst cases, death. For one to keep their dogs healthy there needs to put measures protecting them from infestation as protecting the pets is also indirectly protecting ourselves.

One challenge that most people face when they are seeking to get rid of ticks and fleas is the high reproduction ability of the pests as they multiply within a short period. Fleas and ticks usually lay a lot of eggs in very short period which ensures their generation will continue for long periods. To control the reproduction capability of the ticks and the fleas there is the need for one to seek the right medication. When one uses the right medication it ensures that the pests lack an environment to flourish and thus there is need to control the pests the earliest possible. Ticks and fleas usually reproduce in large numbers during the warm seasons thus one in need of controlling them should target the warm seasons. For areas which experience hot climate all around the year one needs to have the right medication pills throughout the Year.

There are different fleas and ticks control products that one can use to control pest infestation. They include spot-on products, collars, powders and oral medications. For orally administered products one needs to have veterinarian’s prescription. One needs to read the instructions carefully on the products labels as there are different products which are developed to limit fleas and ticks but one should pick pills for dogs. It is also advisable to determine side-effects of any medication before purchasing it.