Case Study: My Experience With Pets

How to Have a Control for Flea and Ticks Infesting Dogs and Cats

Parasites can in real sense pose a serious health risk to your canines even more so for the small or the weak ones. This explains the reason why it will be advisable for you to have an effective tick and flea control for your dogs and cats. 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.

In order to have an effective tick control plan for your pets, you will need to have settled for the right medication for the treatment. 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. As such they are so effective in preventing bites 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. The control can end after the first hard frost though this is not so conclusive as there are some pests which will live past the cold seasons. For those who are using the pet flea and tick control programs in a region of warm climatic conditions, they will need to have a program to run for the whole year nonp-stop.

It is indeed essential for you to take good care of your pets with preventive medicines though it is as well important that you keep the environment safe as well. Take a step to limit the dog’s play in the grassy areas out of the house. 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.

You will as well need to have your home thoroughly cleaned so as to take away the infestation as well. You will need to have a thorough cleaning of the carpets and rugs with the necessary detergents and as well have them vacuumed regularly.

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