How Dangerous Are Fleas? 

What are fleas?

Fleas are small, wingless insects that feed on the blood of animals. They can be found in many different habitats, including homes, yards, and animal shelters.

Why are fleas dangerous?

Fleas can transmit diseases to humans and animals, including: Bubonic plague, Typhus, Lyme disease, Tapeworms, etc.

How do fleas bite?

Fleas bite by inserting their sharp mouthparts into the skin and sucking blood. The bites can be itchy and uncomfortable.

How to prevent fleas

Keeping your home clean and free of clutter

How to get rid of fleas

Vacuuming and washing your carpets and furniture regularly

See a doctor or veterinarian

If you think you or your pet has been bitten by a flea, it is important to see a doctor or veterinarian as soon as possible. They can diagnose the problem and recommend the best course of treatment.

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