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Super Cool Flea Control

  1. 1. ==== ====Learn AMAZING Strategies for KILLING Fleas and Controling these pests from hurting your pet! ====Flea extermination has become big business in recent times as many people now have pets intheir homes and fleas usually live and grow within the warm and moist animal hairs on the body ofa dog or cat for example. When you let your pet run around outside you can be quite sure thatyour home will be infested with fleas and its not that easy to get rid of them.It should be noted however that only about 10% of the fleas are on your pet. The other 90% whichmake up the flea eggs, larvae and pupa and a few of the adult fleas will live in you carpets,bedding and living areas so you must address these areas in your attempt at flea extermination.We will briefly discuss some of the methods on how to get rid of fleas.Pet Flea ControlYou should be able to check your pets from time to time to see if they carry fleas. A usual hidingplace is behind the ears of your pet. Fleas usually have a four stage life cycle and it is vitallyimportant to address all these areas. Many people falsely believe that more is better when itcomes to using chemicals and treatments for flea extermination but this is not the case.A flea bath or shampoo is usually a good start for pets with a large number of visible fleas on itsbody. However this only offers a temporary measure and the fleas can be back within a few daysso its not intended for lasting control for fleas.Flea dip is a stronger way to help getting rid of fleas on your pets and it also can attack any mitesand ticks on the animals body too. Dips last approximately 1-2 weeks and is effective for adultfleas. Spot on treatments are similar but typically last around a month as they prevent larvae fromemerging from the flea egg.Flea collars are collars which you fit around the neck of your pet and they produce a toxic gaswhich is poisonous only to fleas. The collars can also be placed inside vacuum bags to further killany fleas when you vacuum your house. Again, these are effective for adult fleas.There is also oral flea medication which pets can take and these work by stopping the larvae fromemerging from the flea egg. There is also an injectable medication specifically for cats. Thesetreatments will not actually kill adult fleas but they can help stop the life cycle of the flea whenused in tandem with other treatments.Flea Bomb / Flea FoggerFlea bomb or flea fogger is a more efficient way of addressing the problem and will kill fleas and
  2. 2. the larvae stage of the flea life cycle. You will have to remove your pets and put all food and platesaway and leave the house for around two hours. After this you will need to wipe down all foodsurfaces.You will kill most of the fleas but not all of them but it is one of the more effective methods. Youshould be aware that, however, flea bombs can leave a slight residue and smell in your home soyou need to keep your windows open for a while.Professional Flea Treatment & ExterminationMany people prefer to call in the professionals for their flea problem as they usually have theknowledge and equipment to stop the problem. They will usually do the job within a couple ofhours and be able to reach and check those areas which you may have missed.Before calling in a professional flea exterminator, you should thoroughly vacuum and clean thecarpets. You can sprinkle Borax on the carpets after youve finished which will help to dry out thefleas. You can also sprinkle some borax in your front and back yard especially around the entrypoints of where your pets may enter the house.Its also important to ensure that your pets bedding areas are washed in hot water. Once theprofessional treatment is complete, you should not vacuum or clean your floors for several days.Flea Infestation RateIn a recent study, it was found that flea infestation on dogs were long term problem except in themonths of February and March. Not surprisingly, the highest infestation rates were observed in thesummer and autumn months, whereas the winter had the lowest rates.There are many ways to address the flea extermination problem and some Ive highlighted above.If you feel however that you are fighting a losing battle with the fleas on your pet and subsequentlyin your home, then it would be advisable to seek a professional to do the job for you.In most cases, this will put a stop to your flea problem becoming worse. You should try to maintaina program of cleaning and maintenance in your home and with your pets to reduce the chances ofthe flea problem from rearing its ugly head again.For more information, please visit Flea Extermination.Article Source:
  3. 3. ==== ====Learn AMAZING Strategies for KILLING Fleas and Controling these pests from hurting your pet! ====