If you notice any of these 3 key signs, you can be certain that you have a flea problem at your home.

  1. Pets repeatedly scratch and groom themselves. This is caused by the
    discomfort of the flea activity as the adult fleas feed on the pet’s blood.
  2. People may experience bites, which leave behind itchy note marks – a medical doctor should always be consulted, since there are other sources of skin
    irritation besides fleas.
  3. Flea dirt as it’s commonly known, is actually the feces of the adult flea. It looks like coarse ground black pepper and may be seen in pet beds, carpets, rugs, and other areas where the animal rests.
Flea Poo can be found on the skin of a pet
Above: Flea dirt – the feces of the adult flea that can be found on the skin of the animal

Because fleas are a paraticic creature they neeed a host in order to survive. The most common way for  fleas to get into your home is via your beloved pets, so to stop a flea problem before it they have a chance to establish a number or breeding cycles you should regularly check your pets for fleas.

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