One of the most difficult challenges of animal ownership is flea and tick control. The aggravation caused by these pests can make your pet uncomfortable. However these irritating creatures can cause more than misery; you and your household can also be open to illness carried by these pests.

Fleas can make their home anyplace. Your residence is like a welcome mat to fleas as fleas can reproduce in no time at room temperature. Not only that but fleas can survive for a long time without a food source.

If they go from place to place, being the blood-sucking parasites that they are, they may pick up a infection from one creature and bring it home to you and your companion. Flea and tick protection for your animal is a very important…

Source by Janie Woodard