Fleas: Everything You Need to Know and More

Article by Dr. Mike Paul, DVM | Found on PetHealthNetwork

Fleas are well known as voracious feeders. They’re small, fast, and cause irritation to pets and people alike. In addition to physical discomfort, they transmit a number of diseases. If that wasn’t bad enough, the flea is forever connected with the Black Death.

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Health Officials Are Warning This Tick Season Could Be the Worst Yet

Article by Justin Worland | Found on TIME

“This year, there are worse ticks than many of us have ever seen in our lives,” says Janet Foley, an epidemiologist at the University of California Davis School of Veterinary Medicine.

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Scientists Zero in on Brown Dog Tick Control

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A little pest can really tick off dogs and their owners. In addition to homeowners and canines, the pesticide industry has also been trying to find a way to vanquish the Brown Dog Tick for years.

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