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Fleas and The 3 Most Common Treatments

Written by admin. Posted in 24 hour vet, Animal hospital, Veterinary emergency

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Your adorable, loving puppy is bound to have fleas at some point her life. Dogs get into all kinds of dirt and mischief, and sometimes they pick up fleas. This can be annoying and painful for your pup. In fact, an average female flea consumes about 15 times her body weight in blood every day. This doesn?t bode well for anybody. Humans can also get fleas, and they spread like wildfire. If your pet gets fleas, you should bring her to a veterinarian as soon as possible. You likely won?t have to go to an animal hospital unless your dog gets sick, which could indicate the fleas are carrying a disease.

If your dog does catch a disease from fleas or ticks, get to an animal hospital immediately once symptoms appear. C