Dogs are truly man’s best friend. Dog owners speak highly of their pets saying that their dogs offer them unconditional love and there are many famous quotations and sayings expressing how loyal dogs are to man. Unfortunately, dogs sometimes suffer from health issues that we aren’t aware of that may cause them great discomfort and even death. Sometimes these issues… Read more »
Fleas are perhaps one of nature’s worst enemies to man’s best friend. Alright so maybe that seems a bit of an exaggeration, after all, fleas aren’t fatal aren’t they? Yes and no. Fleas in and out of themselves do not cause death. They can contaminate the bloodstream of their victim which in turn, can lead to serious ailments when not cared… Read more »
Fleas are a common nuisance to the pet and pet owner alike. Many times we tend to overlook this matter because unless your dog is allergic to flea bites, the nature of a flea infestation is not of itself a life threatening conditions, unlike many other canine concerns. However, it might surprise you to know that the wrong dog flea… Read more »
Fleas are perhaps one of nature’s worst enemies to man’s best friend. Alright, so maybe that seems a bit of an exaggeration, after all, fleas aren’t fatal aren’t they? Yes and no. Fleas in and out of themselves do not cause death. They do contaminate the bloodstream of their victim which in turn, can lead to serious ailments when not… Read more »
Should you be using Advantage flea control, Frontline flea and tick control, and other well known chemical flea control agents to get rid of fleas in your dog? I have maintained for several years that the clear answer is NO. The problem of how to get rid of fleas is an ever present one for most pet owners, but in… Read more »
Fleas can carry disease and other parasites, including tapeworm. And fleas are extremely irritating for your dog. They often cause intense itching, which in turn can cause your dog to damage his/her skin by vigorous scratching.
Knowing about the options for flea treatment for pets is essential. Natural flea treatment is the option I personally go for, but I understand that many people either prefer the chemical advantage flea and tick or frontline flea treatment, or are simply not aware that natural flea treatments are in fact available.
There seems to be a bit of a controversy over dogs and garlic. Garlic is great for the immune system, and for keeping fleas away. Particularly in conjunction with brewer’s yeast, garlic can work like a charm as a natural flea treatment. But many people are worried that garlic is bad for dogs, and so are wary of giving any… Read more »