Save Your Pet from Fleas

Any pet owner is well aware of the negatives when it comes to fleas on their pet’s body and ultimately, in the owner’s home. This is bad news for most people but it can be more problematic issue for those families who have young children or infants. By ensuring that you take the following advice you will be given the chance to learn how to rid fleas through both natural and chemical methods and banish them from your homes.

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Flea Shampoo

This is the most common method applied to pets with fleas but you must ensure that you purchase the correct shampoo when visiting your local pet shop. There are a variety of brands, such as Frontline, that can be used and which can offer benefits to both you and your pet. There are a large number of options available when it comes to choosing the right formula for your pet or to use on your furniture.

Hot Water and Dish Soap

For a solution that is more cost-effective, many pet owners use hot water and dish soap to get rid of fleas. As opposed to having to go the shop to buy a new formula, having your pet bathe in a large volume of dish soap will kill the fleas. It is also a good idea to comb your pet’s hair once they have received the treatment to confirm that all bugs are gone.

Bathing consistently

This is more of a preventative method. By cleaning your pet every day, it can be advantageous. You may wish to buy generic soap brands or specialised shampoos, the choice is yours. Even if you clean your pet weekly, it will heave luxurious and clean hair with a decreased risk of becoming a home for fleas.

Take care of your surrounding area

Although learning about the methods that can be used to get rid of fleas, taking care of the environment can help to avoid your pet contracting fleas in the first place. You will have the chance to buy specific organic or chemical-based grass sprays as well as tree sprays that will act as a deterrent to fleas about to enter your home. This will help your pet avoid being spring on by fleas when playing outside.

There are some wonderful flea treatments available such as Advocate for dogs and Effiprio, a treatment for cats.

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15 Responses to Save Your Pet from Fleas

  1. che says:

    taking care of our pets and their environment is very important. not only for their health but ours as well.

  2. When we used to have the dogs, my husband makes sure that he will give the girls a bath and apply them fleas protection shampoo and so far the girls are fleas free

  3. jheylo says:

    owning a pet can be so expensive especially when you live here in the United States. It’s a must to get them vaccinated, feed them using pet food and grooming and all that. unlike in PI you won’t get sued if you don give them proper vaccination. we can even give them human food too but not here, otherwise we can be in jailed for not taking care of our pets. or the animal protector service will come knock on your door to check your pet

  4. Shydub says:

    Nice shot. there is a shampoo for fleas now. and don’t let your to stray around baka rin mahawa sa ibang aso na may fleas

  5. When hubby have a pet before he did all of that. Now we do not have nay pet since my son got bit by a dog 5 times…

  6. Bless says:

    Those are really important in taking care of our pets. It’s not only for them to be clean and healthy but also for the owners’ health as well.

  7. Rossel says:

    I hate fleas and ticks. those are also the reasons, aside from our allergies, why I don’t like dogs here in the house.

  8. Save pets from fleas and me too! Oh dear! I hate them fleas. Somehow they are attracted to me and would eat me up alive. I had a lot of flea bites the other year when it was so bad that summer. hate them fleas.

  9. By taking good care of our pets is a sign of showing how much we love them.

  10. Gizelle says:

    I love the smell of newly bathed dogs (yeah, I’m weird). and yes, grooming-wise, it’s not only for them but owners as welll

  11. zoeymoggard says:

    Taking care of our pets and their environment is very important. not only for their health but ours as well.

  12. Shengkay says:

    ..sosyal na mga aso ngayon..may pa-shampoo-shampoo na..
    good thing la akong aso..wala akong pet ni isa actually..anak ko lang ang pet ko :P

  13. Haze says:

    Such a helpful tips. Talagang mas mababango pa Mga aso keysa tao, hehe. I used to bath mine everyday too and shampoo twice a week only.

  14. Shela says:

    I wish we still have our dogs so i can send them sime goodies like this one!

  15. Mommy Jes says:

    one thing i dont like about having a pet dog is because of flea! Good thing there’s a product like this that we can use nowadays :) I wish we could have a dog soon :D kaso mahal mag alaga ng aso here parang may baby :P

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