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How to Naturally Treat Fleas and Ticks

Fleas and ticks are a big nuisance for pets and their owners, and can carry a number of serious diseases The best way to prevent them from wreaking havoc on your pet – and in your home...
how to naturally treat fleas and ticks

How to Safely Remove Ticks from Cats and Dogs

Learn the do’s and don’ts of removing these pesky parasites, as well as how to protect your cat or dog and their environment to prevent future infestation Checking for Ticks When...

Safe Usage is Crucial with Flea & Tick Products

Some products are only available from a veterinarian while others can be purchased at retail These products include ingredients that kill adult and immature stages of pests, as well as...
After receiving a flea and tick treatment, tabby cat goes roaming outside

Tick-Related Diseases

Wet, mild winters usually result in an explosion of the tick population increasing the risk that your pet may come in contact with any of the numerous tick-bourne diseases Knowing a little...
While feeding on your pets, ticks can transmit diseases like Lymes

Mosquito Bites and Your Dog

Along with the arrival of warm and humid summer days comes an ever-present annoyance - mosquitoes Although your dog’s fur or hair offers some protection against mosquito bites, he is...
If a mosquito were to bite your dog, it could transmit an infection

Flea-Related Illnesses that Affect Your Dog

Left untreated, fleas can multiply rapidly and make your dog seriously ill That’s why it’s important to check your dog for fleas on a regular basis and act quickly to eliminate any...
If untreated, a sick or elderly dog with fleas could develop tapeworms

How to Tell if Your Dog has Fleas

Left untreated, chronic infestations not only make your dog miserable but can lead to infection and more serious flea-related diseases Being aware of the signs and symptoms of flea...
Some symptoms of dog fleas include constant biting and scratching

How to Remove a Tick

Today, more than ever, ticks have become a fact of life Mother Nature endowed these tiny, sometimes dangerous parasites with all the physical attributes they need to survive and thrive:...
Delicately remove a tick, as if it were walking on a dripping wet leaf