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Flea facts

Flea cycle

Fleas have been a particular problem in Keysborough Summers, and this Summer is shaping up to be no exception. However, to keep your pet and home flea-free you need to maintain year round prevention.

Did you know that only 5% of the flea population is actually on your pet? The other 95% (eggs and larvae) are lurking in the environment. They’re in the soil, your pet’s bedding and any other areas your pet frequents, including your couch! Controlling the flea population, and stopping re-infestation of your pet means more than just killing the adults once or twice with a flea bath.

Flea -Pyramid

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