In almost home there is high chance of getting a pet where dogs are largely kept around the globe, and it is also common for human beings to hug them to appreciate the services they offer to us as well as love. However there is no one who is interested in hugging a pet that is infested with ticks and fleas where the most common pests are ticks and fleas. Infestation of a pet by pests not only becomes annoying to the pet but it also poses threat to pets and human beings. When a pet is infested with ticks and fleas they can develop health problems where skin allergies and permanent hair loss are common signs while other diseases and infestations may be acquired through the pests which can also be passed to human beings. An infested dog also loses appetite as a result of the infestation by the pest. One of the dangerous pests that usually infest pets is a flea where they usually suck large quantities of blood from the pet which results in anemia while at times it may lead to death of the pet. For one to keep their dogs healthy there needs to put measures protecting them from infestation as protecting the pets is also indirectly protecting ourselves.
One challenge that most people face when they are seeking to get rid of ticks and fleas is the high reproduction ability of the pests as they multiply within a short period. Within one month ticks and fleas usually lay a lot of eggs which keeps their numbers growing and there generation continuing for longer periods. For one to have control over their multiplication and to limit them from reproducing into large numbers there is need to use the right fleas and tick medication. By applying the right medication, one aims at ensuring that the pest does not flourish where one needs to control them using the shortest possible time. When the climate is warm it provides the perfect regeneration period thus when such warm seasons approach there is the need for one to take caution. For areas which experience hot climate all around the year one needs to have the right medication pills throughout the Year.
There are different kinds of products that have been developed to contain flea and tick infestation. There are products that one applies on spots affected by infestation, powders, and collars and others administered orally. For orally administered products one needs to have veterinarian’s prescription. Different products have been developed to limit ticks and fleas affecting farm animals thus the need for one to ensure they pick one that suits pets. It is also advisable to determine side-effects of any medication before purchasing it.