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Q. What natural products can be used on cats for fleas rather than tea tree oil ? Does coconut oil work on cats? Thanks

Answered By
PAULA SIMONS

A. Unfortunately, coconut oil will not kill or repel fleas. It has been said that citrus oils work well to repel fleas but it is not a proven method. If your cat has an active flea infection I would highly recommend considering a topical alternative. You may also wish to contact your local exterminator because you must eliminate the infection in the house or the fleas will continue to feed on your cat.


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