Fleas Pest Control in Essex
Do you have a dog or a cat who seem to be scratching more than usual?
Have you been bitten around the ankles or lower leg? If so, you may have a flea problem.
Fleas are a fairly common issue and you are more likely to have a flea issue if you have fury family members.
Surprisingly, they do not have wings and cannot fly however they have long legs which enables them to jump long distances between hosts.
Fleas are known as ectoparasite, which means they live on the outside of their host’s body as they need a blood meal in order to survive.
When fleas bite both humans and animals, it can cause swelling, itching and irritation which is why it is important to get them treated as soon as you notice the problem.
Dealing with a flea infestation requires treating all animals within your home, cleaning the infested area and having your property treated by a professional pest controller.