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ePest Can Help You Get Rid of Fleas

Fleas are blood-sucking parasites that normally feed on warm-blooded animals. The most common type of flea is the Cat flea, but don’t be mistaken by the name; they are found on dogs and cats. Similar to a moth, a flea goes through a four-stage lifecycle: egg, larva, pupa, and adult. A female flea can lay several hundred eggs in her lifetime and it only takes about 2 weeks for those eggs to become pupa.

Have Pets? You Probably Need to Know How to Get Rid of Fleas

If you have pets, chances are you get fleas and want to know how to get rid of fleas. Fleas are parasites feeding on blood. They are hard to get rid of because they develop through a complete life cycle. You can spray the live fleas and they die, but that spray may not affect […]

Get Rid of Fleas, For Good!

If you need to get rid of fleas in your home, you have come to the right article. Fleas are stubborn bugs that are hard to get rid of; however, if you put into practice consistent eradication steps, you will be effective in your battle against the little insects.

Going for Hipster but Needing a Flea Treatment Instead?

So nothing is cool about having fleas and having to perform a flea treatment on your home. But since we all love our pets, fleas will come a knockin’. If you find yourself knee-deep in fleas, kidding really, but if you do have fleas popping up all over the place, the first thing to do […]

Dealing with a Flea Problem Like a Professional

When you are dealing with a Flea problem, it is important to determine the source of infestation or the (host). Common sources of infestation in a home include: • House pets that become infested outdoors. • Pest animals (squirrels, raccoons, mice, etc) living in the home. • Feral cats or dogs that drop fleas in […]

Flea Control Recommendations

When you are dealing with a flea problem, it is important to determine the source of infestation or the (host). Common sources of infestation in a home include: • House pets that become infested outdoors. • Pest animals (squirrels, raccoons, mice, etc) living in the home. • Feral cats or dogs that drop fleas in […]

Use Insect Growth Regulators for Flea Infestations

Insect Growth Regulators are a relatively newer class of pest control agents that have less harmful effects on our environment. In this article, we will discuss ways that Insect Growth Regulators can be used to control flea infestations for the do it yourself pest controller.

Flea Control Solutions

See also: Flea Control Solutions Flea Biology Treating the Pet >> Treating the Home >> After the Treatment Outdoor >> Products >> Indoor Flea Control Solutions Treating the Pet First step for control is to eliminate the breeding site. According to one flea research expert, the Cat Flea adult is "a permanent ecto-parasite on pets", meaning it does not […]

Interesting Flea Facts

Fleas are vectors of bubonic plague, carried from rodents to humans when they suck our blood. In an epidemic in Europe in the 14th Century 25,000,000 people died from the disease. That was over one-third of the entire population of that continent. This epidemic was part of a worldwide epidemic, and from 1347 to 1351 […]

Ultracide Flea Control

How Do I Apply Ultracide Flea Control Aerosol to Effectively Control Fleas in my Apartment? Ultracide Contact Flea Control Flea Control aerosol, with Nylar IGR, is a very effective product for controlling fleas in almost any situation, and in any dwelling.  Each can of Ultracide Contact Flea Control spray covers 2600 square feet.  Ultracide Contact Flea Control is designed to be applied […]

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