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5 Signs Your Dog Has Ticks

Know Your Enemy: What’s the Flea and Tick Life Cycle?

Why are fleas and ticks a year-round problem for most pets? Test your knowledge about the life cycles of these pests in order to protect your dogs and cats better.


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  • 1. Where can fleas be found in North America?

    • Northeast

    • Southeast

    • Northwest

    • Southwest

    • All of the above

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    Q. Which flea and tick preventative products do you recommend?

    A. I have had good success with Advantix and NexGard for dogs. For cats I generally...

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    Q. I live in the city. Are fleas and ticks still a concern?

    A. Even if you live in an urban setting there is still a risk for fleas and ticks. Fleas...

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    Q. My pets are always indoors. Do they still need treatment for fleas and ticks?

    A. Yes, there is always a risk for flea and tick exposure even with indoor only animals....

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