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Protect Your Family Pets from Fleas and Ticks

The spring season is a time when all members of the family, including pets, wander outdoors to enjoy the sunshine and blossoming flowers. Unfortunately, it’s also prime pest season, which means pets are at risk of encountering hungry fleas and ticks that are in search of active hosts. As such, A1... more
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Indoor Pets Can Get Fleas

Some of our fury friends don't go outside.  However, just because they stay inside your home, doesn’t mean they are safe from fleas. Fleas can easily jump onto you or anyone coming inside your house and get inside your home. The risk is even higher if you also have dogs. Fleas are very tiny and... more
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Flea and Tick Prevention for Your Pets

As families tend to spend more time outdoors in the longer days of spring and summer, so too, will their pets venture outside more to accompany them in activities, exposing them to risky pests like ticks and fleas. Likewise, tick populations increase in warmer weather, which is why the National... more
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Protect Your Pets from Fleas & Ticks

As families tend to spend more time outdoors in the longer days of spring and summer, so too, will their pets venture outside more to accompany them in activities, exposing them to risky pests like ticks and fleas. Likewise, tick populations increase in warmer weather, which is why the National... more
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Protect What Matters

Ticks can carry several types of viruses and diseases.  Lyme disease can be transmitted to humans and pets through a tick bit so it is best to control these pests and keep them off your property. A1 Exterminators can keep ticks and pests off your... more
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Protect Your Pets Against Pests

When the family goes outside to play, it isn't just the kids bringing unwanted pests back inside. Animal fur is ideal for pet pests such as fleas and ticks to grab onto as Fido explores the backyard. Fleas and ticks have unique adaptations that make them well suited to finding and feeding on... more
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Fleas and Your Pets

Don’t take a flea infestation lightly if you have pets. Fleas are actually parasites and after a while they can make your animals become very sick. They produce offspring very quickly and spread like wildfire. Your pets can suffer from serious diseases from fleas, such as tapeworm, Pulicosis, and... more
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Fleas Can Cause Real Harm

Don’t take a flea infestation lightly if you have pets. Fleas are actually parasites and after a while they can make your animals become very sick. They produce offspring very quickly and spread like wildfire. Your pets can suffer from serious diseases from fleas, such as tapeworm, Pulicosis,... more
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Pet Pest Protection

Repel fleas and ticks on your cats and dogs with these essential oils. For cats, mix 1/4 or a tablespoon of both lemon and lavender essential oils. Apply the mixture behind the shoulders and under the chin. For dogs, add another 1/4 tablespoon of tea tree oil. Do not use tea tree oil on cats.... more
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Do You Have Fleas?

If your cats or dogs are bringing fleas into the house, try salting your carpets and furniture. Before going to bed, pour a heavy amount of salt all over any fabric surfaces, such as couches, dog beds, etc. In the morning, vacuum all of the salt. This will kill the larvae. Repeat this for 3-4... more
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