Tag: cat fleas

Fleas Can Be Linked To Rheumatoid Arthritis

Bartonella, a bacterium historically associated with cat scratch fever and transmitted predominately by fleas, may play a role in human rheumatoid illnesses such as arthritis, according to a report in Emerging Infectious Diseases. Researchers from North Carolina State University tested blood... more
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Fleas In The Fall

Fleas are a big summer pest, but they can also be around in the fall months.  It is important to continue to check your pets for fleas this season. Fleas are hungry little parasites that feed on any warm-blooded body.  This makes it very easy for pets to bring them inside and spread them... more
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