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The Nuisance of Dog Flea and Ticks-Having a Check on these Infestations

Parasites can in real sense pose a serious health risk to your canines even more so for the small or the weak ones. As such it will be advisable for you to have adopted an effective tick and flea control measure for the canine pets that you have at home. This is not such a difficult task and neither will it be quite time consuming and will actually pay off at the end of the day.

The first and most important step for you to take is to ensure that you have taken on the right medication for the same efforts. You will find in the market some of the insecticides which are good enough and will be effective for killing either pests infesting your pets, the tick and the flea all the same. The on-spot medications are actually some of the best medications for they are so fast since they have an effect on the nerve receptors of the pests. Thus they are so good in the prevention of the bites which will affect the cats and dogs from the pests. For the flea medication which will be full in medication and effectiveness, you will need to have a consideration for the medication which will be good at killing the eggs and larvae and as well repel and kill the pests.

The ideal time for the start of the application of the on-spot treatments is in the month of March as winter sets in and should be done on a monthly basis. There is always the idea of ending the program when the first hard frost falls but this is not so recommended considering the fact that there are those ticks and fleas which will live past the cold periods. If you live in an area which is seasoned with warm climate, there is a need for you to have the tick and flea control program going for the entire stretch of the whole year.

You need to have your pets taken care of for the ticks and fleas but it will be important for you to ensure that the environment is as well kept safe. It will be best for you not to allow your dog to have plays in the grassy areas outdoors. The other general tip to control the ticks is to have the green areas as well treated so as to give you the freedom to walk in the parks without any fear of further infestation.

Also consider cleaning the home thoroughly. It will as well be necessary for you to have the home accessories such as carpets and rugs cleaned regularly so as to have a vacuum clean the home and such accessories oftentimes.