How did I get fleas?
from the outdoors as well as pet to pet contact. Rodents and wildlife
may also spread fleas. Fleas can lay dormant for long periods of time.
Vacation homes and vacant properties may have population explosions when
entered after being empty for long periods of time. Vibration and CO2
will trigger the pupae to emerge as adults and feed.
How to get rid of fleas?
step is to have your pet treated if it has fleas. Topical medications
and dips are used to treat the pet which is the preferred host. Pet
bedding should be washed in hot water. Vacuuming can be used to help
reduce flea populations quickly. Canisters should be emptied and
vacuum bags should be discarded after vacuuming. Most over the
counter products work poorly and it is often best to hire a professional
to deal with this problem.
What do fleas look like?
small, wingless, jumping insects that are approximately 1/12â€ in size.
They are usually either discovered on pets or by the itchy bites that
are commonly around the ankles.
What are fleas effects on me or my home?
transmit disease to both humans and pets. Most people react to their
bites by exhibiting swelling and severe itchiness. Pets may develop
sores and bald spots from chewing and scratching.
Populations can get quite large quickly. Fleas have spread diseases that
have killed more people throughout history than almost any other insect
except for mosquitoes.
How we protect your home or property?
Exterminating trained staff will utilize the most up to date products
available to treat your flea concern. Older technologies used by some
competitors utilize less effective products at higher dosages and larger
volumes to treat fleas within your home. Please call to set up your free
in home consultation and learn how we can successfully treat fleas while
maximizing the safety of you and your loved ones.
Exterminating Pest Control for more information about our rodent
pest control and exterminator services in New York City. Call us
today at 718-581-8827.