Category for Fleas

Martha Stewart’s Natural Repellent and Treatments for Bug Bites

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Today we ask that you check out these great ideas for natural repellents and treatments for bug bites!  Martha gives tips and tricks on how to use everything from essential oils to tobacco! So

Winter is the Best Time to Fight Fleas

Winter is the Best Time to Fight Fleas Fleas are nasty little critters that think nothing of hitching a ride on our pets or on us anywhere in our homes. One or two fleas may

Bug Invaders Arriving This Fall: Are You Ready?

Bugs Arriving This Fall: In a matter of weeks, we’ll be relieved from swatting away mosquitoes during backyard barbecues. But that only means a new pest threat is ready to rear its head — pest

Tips to protect your pets – and your home – from fleas and ticks

Protect your pets from fleas and ticks Fleas and ticks are on every pet owner’s radar when warm weather flourishes. This is the season when both pets and people are itching to get outside, but

Treat your lawn, not your dog! Lawn Flea Treatments

Lawn Flea Treatments Being the owner of a pest control company, I get asked questions frequently concerning fleas and ticks. Questions such as how to kill fleas, what are some flea remedies, how to get

Fleas don’t go away with colder weather

RALEIGH, N.C. — It’s time for Smokey the dog’s annual check-up at Care First Animal Hospital in Raleigh. Owner Susan Everett made the decision early to put Smokey on monthly medication to prevent fleas, and she