Controlling Fleas

Human Flea Bites: Symptoms And How To Treat Fleas

Fleas are tiny, wingless insect bites pets and sometimes human. Their bites cause itchy and painful. It looks like little red bumps in skin getting rid of its pain is hard. Natural home remedies can be done to reduce pain or sometimes pest control treatment is required. Flea bites in human occur around waists, armpit, elbows, ankles and legs.

Symptoms Of Human Flea Bite

The flea bite in human exhibit several symptoms. They are very itchy, and skin around the bite becomes swell and painful. You can see 5 to 6 tiny red bumps in a single spot, and the skin becomes more reddish. It develops a rash around the bite. You feel to scratch, and you must avoid scratching the area because the bacterial infection can develop.

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Where Fleas Live In House

If you have four legged furry friend in your home then definitely fleas will be around your pet.  Fleas prefer to live on pets and sometimes if the population grows it is found everywhere in your house like beds, cushion, and your clothes. Insects reside in your home even if you don’t have pets around you. It will be coming from the yard or somewhere else. If you find large number fleas in your home, you may contact pest control experts.

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How To Treat Fleas In Home

Flea bites will go away without any treatment, but if you found a large number of insects and need to get rid of bits, you need to stop fleas. Your home will need to treat with pesticides to kill the bugs. In the case of more insects, only professionals can clear it. You must not enter into the house of about 2 hours after treatment has been deployed it may sometimes harm your health.

Controlling Fleas

Controlling And Preventing Fleas

Fleas are a nasty little wingless creature which troubles people and pets a lot. There are different types of insects, and it quickly increases its population. Bugs quickly spread the plague. The epidemic diseases is still a problem in southwestern united states it spreads rapidly from region to region.

 Causes Of Flea

Fleas are about to create more than 60% of allergens in particular environment. Humans are allergic to bug bites, but pets are even more. It causes itching sensation for both people and pets. Severe infection occurs of you and your pet strat to scratch the area and this cause bleeding and infection. Fleas can transmit parasites especially tapeworms for this reason flea control is essential. The flea has a larger developing cycle, so you need to stop all stage of cycling.

Adult Fleas

Adult fleas are fragile and have large hind legs and have a capability to jump and draws blood hugely from its host. Adult fleas lay upto 50 eggs per day on its host. It may stay on the same host unless dislodged from that place and start to spread everywhere.

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Eggs may hatch in 2 – 6 days. The larvae are negatively phototactic and avoid sunlight, so it is widely found under cushion, furniture, blankets and dark areas. So it is mandatory to clean each and every place to prevent massive population.

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Larvae form their cocoons by secreting a sticky substance from their body. Then they start to look for a meal and immediately start to suck blood from humans.

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Prevention Methods

Preventing and controlling fleas are an easy task, and there are many products on the market to control bugs. There is a once a month pill available for pets which control toxins and baths in chemicals will eliminate bugs from domestic animals.

Flea prevention from your home is easy. Prevention includes spraying your home with chemical substances and treating your yard with insecticides

If you found a large number of fleas in your home, you may consult professional bug detectors to eliminate fleas.