Quantcast
Last updated on April 18, 2014 at 13:38 EDT

Latest Flea Stories

2013-05-13 23:28:02

Pet Parents Willing to Spend Money on Tick Protection New York, NY (PRWEB) May 13, 2013 In honor of Lyme Disease Awareness Month this May, industry leader PetCareRx is announcing the results of its first Spring Tickitude Survey, revealing how pet parents across the country feel about the threat of ticks as well as their lifestyle choices around tick prevention and protection. With over 400 pet parents polled nationwide, the survey reveals that 4 out of 5 pet households are concerned about...

2013-05-10 23:24:16

Diseases contracted from tick and flea bites are common this time of year. In an attempt to increase awareness, Sovereign is hosting a pet photo contest for a chance to win an extermination service for fleas, ticks and fire ants. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 10, 2013 Sovereign Pest Control is offering residents of Atlanta, Austin, Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio, a year of Pet Lovers´ Extermination Service to the contestant´s photo with the most votes. Please visit...

2013-05-02 08:38:55

Reduces the hassle of remembering to apply monthly treatments SHAWNEE, Kan., May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer HealthCare LLC Animal Health Division has now provided dog and cat owners the same performance they expect from a monthly flea and tick topical in an easy-to-use, convenient collar that protects for eight months. Seresto(TM), manufactured by Bayer, is an effective flea and tick preventive providing pet owners with a long-lasting treatment alternative that reduces the hassle...

2013-05-01 23:00:55

Bayer Animal Health has created a superior double protection, quick release collar that can be purchased at Fetchrx.com. (PRWEB) May 01, 2013 Warm spring weather means flea and tick populations are booming. Spring is also the time when pet owners begin wondering about the best way to help their cats and dogs fight these pests. This spring a brand new, revolutionary flea and tick collar, Seresto, from Bayer Animal Health, offers pet owners a new line of defense against these nasty...

2013-04-09 12:28:59

PetArmor® Launches New PetArmorPro(TM) Advanced for Significantly Less than Frontline® Plus YARDLEY, Pa., April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- With winter weather finally behind us and spring in full swing, today PetArmor(®) introduced PetArmorPro(TM)( )Advanced, a new topical flea and tick treatment. PetArmorPro(TM) Advanced contains the same No.1 vet-recommended active ingredient, fipronil, found in Frontline(®) Plus, but combines it with an additional active ingredient....

2013-04-08 23:02:20

Flea and tick season is here - just in time, Bayer has announced the latest innovation in flea and tick control with the Seresto collar http://www.petcarerx.com/catalog/productdetails.aspx?pid=24302&k=seresto-flea-and-tick-collar-for-dogs-8-month-protection, which offers dog or cat owners the performance they expect from monthly topicals in an easy-to-use, convenient collar. The collar is also effective for eight months, meaning no more monthly applications of topical products is needed....

2013-04-01 12:26:10

YARDLEY, Pa., April 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The sale of privately-held Velcera, Inc. ("Velcera") -- a leading pet health company committed to providing consumers with best-in-class pet health products that contain the same active ingredients as branded veterinary products but at a significantly lower cost -- to Allegan-Mich.-based Perrigo Company (Nasdaq: PRGO; TASE) closed today for approximately $160 million in cash. Velcera and its FidoPharm subsidiary is best known for its flea and tick...

2013-03-28 12:30:35

YARDLEY, Pa., March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Now that flea and tick season has arrived, pet parents are looking for the best way to protect their dogs and cats. PetArmor(®) is the No. 1 Frontline(®) Top Spot(®) generic containing the No. 1 vet-recommended active ingredient for flea and tick protection, and only PetArmor(®) is backed by 20 clinical trials to prove its effectiveness and safety. Most recently, PetArmor(®) was featured on NBC's "TODAY" as a money-saving tip,...

2013-03-16 23:02:52

Fleas and ticks are troublesome for pet owners. Assisi wants to help educate the public on prevention and treatment of these insects during the month of March. Malverne, NY (PRWEB) March 16, 2013 Fleas are small, biting, jumping insects that live in the fur of many different animals. Fleas are common and can cause many health problems for pets and their owners. Throughout the month of March, Assisi Veterinary Hospital is helping to educate their patients´ owners on proper treatment and...

2013-03-05 23:04:27

VetSupplySource.com is urging pet owners to protect their pets from heartworms, fleas, ticks, and other common pet pests by using proper preventative treatments this spring. Wixom, Michigan (PRWEB) March 05, 2013 VetSupplySource.com is urging pet owners to protect their pets from heartworms, fleas, ticks, and other common pet pests by using proper preventative treatments this spring. If you live in an area that´s had mild winter weather, you may see flea and tick infestations earlier...


Latest Flea Reference Libraries

40_66b0664c8b1fcc4059a48e2e320bec6e
2005-09-08 11:45:51

PHOTO CAPTION: Scanning Electron Micrograph of a Flea (photo by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) / Janice Carr) Flea is the common name for any of the small wingless insects of the order Siphonaptera. Fleas are external parasites, living by hematophagy off the blood of mammals and birds. Some well known flea species include: Cat Flea (Ctenocephalides felis), Dog Flea (Ctenocephalides canis), Northern Rat Flea (Nosopsyllus fasciatus), Oriental Rat Flea (Xenopsylla...

More Articles (1 articles) »