Is there anything you recommend that we could try? They are now replacing the carpet, would my new home be flea free now? I used a Swiffer Wet Jet on the area around where the rug was and washed a blanket that was on my couch. Thank you in advance for any advice you can give to me. Any recommendations on prevention? I have benefited so much. How long would they have to be enclosed in plastic? Too many bites, especially to younger cats and dogs, can cause anemia, a dangerous loss of red blood cells. Hi Zuly! I recently watched my cousins at their house for several days. I want to make sure I kill all the eggs. Flea bites and what they do Pets can be hypersensitive to flea saliva and suffer an allergic reaction Fleas feed on blood, so young or frail animals can become weak and even die as a result of blood loss Flea larvae can become infected with tapeworm eggs. The next day I examined them closer and they were definitely dead. Hi Natasha, I have read all of your articles on fleas. Always remember that this dirt is often a sign of fleas as it contains their feces. This is not an effective method of flea control, and is not preventative. We had them back in June and I thought I got rid of them. strangely the fleas do not bite me but they bite my wife like crazy… so in turn its driving me crazy hearing about it! Congrats on your baby, I am also almost due again (8 weeks). Yes they can, but it is not an ideal way to get rid of them, much like trying to crush hundreds of little salt grains hehe. Hi Serenity, thanks for helping out Joe, really appreciate it. Hi Sara! I have an article that specifically covers dog flea removal, check it out under the flea category at the top as I feel it will help you . Our local vet Tracy gave me an can of Vet Kem Siphotrol spray last Mon night (Dec 9) and boy did the house smell and made us a bit sick, but she said that is the best product she knows of to kill fleas in all 3 stages (flea, larvae, and eggs). Hi Heidi, unlikely to be related. when I comb fleas off my cat I will crush them between my nails. I go out and play with him as much as I can (once done at work). A friend told me about borax, which I bought today and used throughout my entire upstairs, unfortunately I ran out before I could do my living room. So…this is my only sure fire option. Hi, I’m moving out a place with fleas. What can I buy to treat the yard, which is fairly good size! The vet gave her Comfortis which killed all the fleas within 30 minutes. I’ve raked the yard fairly thoroughly of leaves and other debris, and I have given my dog multiple flea baths and combings in an effort to kill the adults laying eggs. with the DE; next, bath the dogs with Dawn; Finally, treat the dogs with Frontline. I will put the kittens in the basement, get my family out of the house while I work, and spray that poison one more time. An adult flea, cosying up in your cat or dog’s fur and sucking on the animal’s blood, has no reason to leave its welcoming host to lay eggs. I have treated my dogs and washing everything everyday. Have wood floors. We’ve had them confined to their pet carrier for a few days now, and I’m feeling pretty sorry for them being cooped up constantly. These hardened dark specks are used as food for the maturing flea … The bombs we used did have an IGR, but what I’m starting to wonder is if fleas in the pupa stage have now hatched and that’s what we’re dealing with. But I can’t find out if washing him would kill any eggs or pupae. Thanks in advance for any help or suggestions you might have. We also have a deck that’s raised a foot off of the ground that I fear may be housing fleas. I have just setup a threaded comment notification system so he should be notified about your reply , As I brushed my dog today, I thought I saw dandruff. thanks. Hi Neville! The eggs cannot fall into the carpets if my pets do not have access to the carpet right? Hi Da! Thanks for the reply, Natasha! I have a flea problem an I just bombed but I left one of my drawers closed an I was wondering if it was ok to use wat has been in the drawer. What do I do?! Think of a grain of sand or a single salt crystal. Her playroom is our living room so I am afraid to spray because she could come in contact with it. After shinning a tour he around the carpets there were definitely more in there upstairs. How do i get rid of fleas in my yard? She’s since bathed her ferrets twice, took apart their cage piece by piece and washed all those pieces in very hot water, we’ve powdered, vacuumed, then sprayed and vacuumed the carpet upstairs. THANK you ever SO MUCH in advance and for taking your time to reply all our messages!!! Once you vacuum it up be sure to remove the bag and discard. The most common form of tapeworms on dogs and cats are referred to as “Dipylidium Caninum“. I also gave him a flea bath every single afternoon: I’d wash him with all sorts of flea pesticides and comb him thoroughly for fleas afterward (all while getting ravaged by mosquitoes). The only thing is that although you mention the importance of treating your pets for flea eggs, I didn’t see any suggestions on how to do this. Its a pleasure, I am glad that I can be of service to the pest control community. It’s still not clear to me whether or not flea eggs can hatch and live off an animal ie in carpet. Have fleas in our duplex. And if that’s the case – does the IGR effect them? regards, Jack. Blood is necessary for th… Hi Sherry! Dog fleas: Which is the best flea treatment for dogs; Everything you need to know about flea eggs; Flea bite pictures- what does a flea bite look like; Flea bites on cats and dogs, symptoms and treatments; Flea bites on humans, symptoms and treatments; Flea bites vs Tick bites: Know the difference; Flea Bombs for your home and how to use them And the vinegar smell wears off in a day. Thank you. I have published a book, worked with many pest control companies, and helped thousands with various infestations on a one-to-one basis. Does my plan of attack look like this: 1st, treat the carpets, furniture, etc. I am beside myself with stress and anxiety! My cat was infested with fleas in Aug. 2013. Female fleas will usually start laying their eggs in just a single day after coming into contact with your pet. Savannah. Flea eggs are clear and shaped like small ovals that are tinier than a grain of sand. They measure about 1-2mm and can live for 7-14 days, dividing their time between living on your dog and laying eggs. My husband hasn’t had a single bite although we share the bed. Hi Donna! It i just know the deamon is hiding in the shadows i have pet armor home household spray that im going to douse my carpet couch and any areas where both pets go. Is there a chance that some could have come home with us. We have also been vacuuming every couple of days. Hi Cheryl! Checked him thoroughly again in the morning and nothing! Blue Cross is a registered charity in England and Wales (224392) and in Scotland (SC040154). And also, i just noticed a little bit ago, after bathing her, I went to get her bedding to wash it. Hope that helps! We are just about 1 week in and I feel so sad for him being in the garage .. We have been using Adams brand flea and bed bug spray for our furniture and carpets. We treated around 35,000 sick injured and homeless pets last year. Hey Angela! FYI…I have bowls of water/soap/tea lights out, sprayed the baseboards with Sprayway Good Night, sprayed my upholstered furniture with vinegar/water/rosemary essential oil mixture, washed laundry yesterday, and have borax on the carpet that I used a broom to sweep into the carpet deeper (did vacuum prior) and going to vacuum it up after 5 days and repeat that for 4 weeks. When the temperature and humidity is right, the eggs will hatch and larvae emerge. How is your flea problem now, it’s been awhile. Hi! Keep your clothes in the cupboard, it’s unlikely that they are infested with fleas (just wash recent stuff). we are going crazy with this! Hi Natasha, I recently noticed two days ago that my cat was scratching and I saw a few fleas. Fleas go through four life … Hi ! Treated her immediately with petarmor which is supposed to work like frontline. He coat is oily from the treatment 2 weeks ago…could that be why the white specs are clinging to her? My question is, is this actually possible, and if so, will these eggs be viable given that the dogs and house are treated, ie could they hatch and use me as a blood meal and then go on to lay more eggs? I just found a larvae while vacuuming, I have a canister vacuum and I could see it. I don’t understand why I keep finding them ? Add some hot water into the mix and yes, that will work. my 2 dogs havnt got fleas that bad but they do have them and have had them now for about 5 weeks and they keep coming back, iv used strong hold from the vets and rip spray off the vet and iv bathed them inbetween with flea shampoo, what else can I use im at my wits end as my one dog has just had his eye removed because of lens luxation and he could do without the irritation of a flea as well as dealing with surgery as he has to wear a collar for 2 weeks he cant even scratch himself, any help would be much appreciated. I looked in my glass and there is white dirt -I think eggs! Apply spot on treatment to your cat and after a day, bring it back and continue to reapply DE (especially on your pet bedding, etc) until the problem disappears. I do not understand what I keep doing wrong. is there some kind of repellent? Its unlikely that you are the source of the fleas but its up to you to sort it out. Anyways, when using the upstairs bathroom I noticed like 6 fleas hopping around! Sounds like you have done a good job, I suggest you just keep an eye on the situation before treating your yard (as you might not need to). I’m not too sure how it works but is it safe? Please help. The adult flea is capable of laying approximately 40 flea eggs per day. No, I don’t think that those were young fleas, perhaps something else. While adult fleas cannot transmit these tapeworm eggs by feeding on the animals blood, they can be swallowed by your dog when it licks or bites itself (or during grooming, this is rather common with cat fleas). Thank you! Hi Diana! HELP! my DE got delivered yesterday so we spread it all over the area rugs and under the couch cushions and in the cracks of the hardwood etc. I gave my tiny gal a dawn bath and brushed both with a flea comb. There is no ways that the fleas on him will have survived a bath in dawn soap. Today I let off bombs for the SECOND time. It is January and she still has eggs in her fir. I don’t have the ability to quarantine him in my home and all I have found a rabies quarantines and airport quarantines both of which will not take my cat. I am seriously going nuts. The eggs of fleas are oval and have a round end. I so stress out I have 11 month old and my pregnant and it frees feels like cant win and I just getting beat down. In order to do that, I highly recommend that you use a combination of a steamer and food grade DE (or borax). It would be fantastic if I could stop the fleas before they hatch. Im trying to b on top of this lol even tho i havent physically seen one on me but its been. I have a 10lb bag of DE food grade in my Amazon cart right now. Yes that will work but as an added precaution, hot wash anything that can be washed. How do fleas reproduce so quickly? Hi Steve, it is possible that they are not dead, I recommend that you vacuum them up and discard the bag to get rid of them . Would these be young fleas? Good luck! She has had 2 does of topical revolution so far and I am confused as to will revolution really work effectively work yo kill any fleas that bite her? What a chore. Hi Michela! Thank for the great tips, really appreciate your contribution to the community . I suggest wiping/washing whatever was in that draw, that is all. I I haven’t seen any eggs but I see little babies.. If possible, try and use a water based model as these do an excellent job at removing the eggs. If they are put in plastic bags after bombing, will eggs and fleas die? There is a vast array of products available in pet shops and supermarkets – but it’s best to consult your vet as spot on treatments and medication in the form of tablets and injections are the only effective long-term methods of flea control. Any advice would be greatly appreciated! Please enable JavaScript in your web browser to get the best experience. Hi Stephanie! Thanks! I recommend that you give your cat a bath in warm water and dawn soap. I am planning on treating the rest of my house for fleas and eggs, but I’d really like to nip this problem in the bud. Recently we bombed our entire house and basement, sprayed the yard and basement perimeter, flea powder on carpets, hardwood, vinyl, and basement concrete flooring, even sprayed furniture, mattresses, carpet cleaned etc. They are laid in clusters of about 20, though you aren’t likely to see them on your dog. Flea eggs are tiny but easily recognized as you can see in the picture to the left. However, if you are only planning on using it on your carpets, then using a carpet cleaner and hot water will definitely do the job just as well. Your coke dealer comment made me laugh so hard Yes, I recommend making a few flea traps (completely DIY), and leaving one per room each night. I live in an apt. Yes, I think your approach is good, so you should be fine moving forward. I saw one flea on her and one on the floor and I went and got the flea drop medication from our vet and applied it to her. We do live directly on waterfront and our basement tends to stay humid and cool, do you have any suggestions of what else I could try, or how to locate the source of where they areally coming from? Hi Louise, only if they contain an insect growth repellent (it should say on the can). Yes, the frontline should deal with it, especially with such a small amount. We don’t have hot water for our washer :/ but I used essential oils in the washer while washing what can we do!?? In fact, so unlikely that I suggest ruling it out as a possibility . Thank you. If you have carpeting in your home, then vacuum it vigorously. I did not have any couches or bedding in the apartment only a suitcase of clothes which i sprayed with flea killer. Good luck! Hello I was hoping you might have some advice. I have no pets, but fleas appeared in my apartment. Its also very effective, its affordable and its easy to make. Hi Jonelle! I want to stay on this so that I can get rid of all the things that hatch in the meantime. I used DE around the house (outside), inside, and also use a indoor spray called NYGUARD. we have tried everything on the market spent easily over $1,000 on topical products pills shampoos powder Etc. Then a quick shave. But then we were gone for 4 weeks for Christmas break. I think we might have a small flea infestation in our house. Why Does My Puppy Follow Me Everywhere Akc Registered Great Pyrenees Puppies Chewing also helps dogs clean their teeth and exercise their jaws. You need an IGR to stop the fleas from hatching (if there are any eggs of course). Hi Jessica! Jackets have been on the floor and hung back in the closet etc. One morning I have seen one flea on my leg which looked shiny. An adult flea can lay hundreds of eggs in a matter of days Flea eggs fall off pets onto carpet, bedding into floorboards and onto soil After hatching, larvae eat the faeces of adult fleas and other organic debris before spinning a cocoon and pupating The pupa can stay in the cocoon for up to a year, waiting for the right conditions to emerge This step is extremely important as vacuuming doesn’t always cover all areas where eggs from fleas may be found and even if a small amount is left over, it could result in another generation of fleas. Thorough vacuuming followed by the use of an insecticide spray containing an insect growth regulator is a good way of eliminating fleas in the home and other areas. Yesterday I put down DE the food type all over the carpets, mattress, in corners, baseboards etc. Everything will shrink. My life outside of work is committed to being a flea killer. My little girl is allergic to the flea bites and this is making her miserable. I recently got a dog in june. Vacuum your carpets and couches. Nah, if there are only a couple, its not really an infestation but deal with it quickly before it comes one. Any temperatures that fall below 0°C usually results in the developing fleas becoming dormant but unless its below freezing, they can survive about 7 months without food. Thanks. No, I mean it. If you have bagless type empty the contents and discard. I think that is your first step, let me know how it goes. My name is Natasha, and I have been helping people with their insect problems since 2012. Give your pet bedding (blankets, etc.) I’m just a little confused. The only way to be certain that your dog does not have fleas is by using regular, good quality flea control which is recommended by your vet, as they are very common in the environment and can easily be picked up on walks. I know I’m not the only busy person in the world, but one factor that has made all of this really difficult is I am 10 weeks away from having my fourth child. Right before going to bed my husband shook our blankets. We have no carpet but we do have a front yard where many dogs visit so i’m wondering how do i kill the eggs in the yard? I also don’t know if the spray is working on eggs or not. I adopted two rescue kittens for my daughter last week from a rescue nonprofit. Thanks for your help & a great site . Thank you for such great information. The next day I went to continue cleaning the boxes and found little bugs crawling on a pillow in another box. 1/2 of our family have bites on our feet, not in a line, random spots and a few on the leg. Hi Natasha, I have been trying to get rid of fleas on my dog and in my house for the last 6 months and cannot figure out whats going on. Good luck! And what is the best way to deal with closest. I had an exterminator come and spray the whole place and the rug (which has since been ditched). Hi Debby! Please any suggestions or advice would be greatly appreciated. Hi, we rescued our cat exactly 1 year ago, he had fleas, I gave him a dawn dish soap bath, then got a flea need from the vet.. I am a very clean person. We manually remove each flea but I presume our dog keeps getting them because of the eggs. Can I use the borax to spray the mattress and sofas?? Since a female flea can lay about 40 eggs per day, a few case studies have shown that for each flea you find, there are an estimated 120 eggs (or a further stage of the flea development cycle) around your home or garden. there are not other pets that live in the area I do. I don’t have the money to call someone in to have a look as the problem is mainly at night. ; and is it a good / reliable, natural alternative to heavy drugs? I’ve never noticed them on my dog and cat (both treated and looked at by the vet for fleas) but should I be worried I have a flea infestation? Are you going to be hiring an exterminator? I’m convinced the next stage of the cycle will involve me on that terrifying “Infested!”show on tv. All of our work is funded entirely through donations. Hello, We have 2 dogs and an indoor cat, all 3 have flea medication dips on nexgard cat on revolution. Hi Sarah! Thank you. I am glad that you found it as well Well I am glad that your kittens are flea free, definitely a good sign. I have 3 cats and 1 dog. Good luck Al B! I plan on continuing the washing and vacuuming. You have done so much helpful work on this site. Hey! But I am nervous period lol. While you may have some success with various flea products on your pets, another generation could be waiting to bug you (literally) after a couple weeks if you do not remove the eggs as well. You are most likely to find the eggs under the pup’s stomach, around the ears, and around the tail. You must leave it down for minimum of 2 days. I have not seen them but I can feel things biting me and get red bumps. There is also another dog in the house. Hi Dani, you should be fine. Now I have set up a flea trap with candle in bowl of soapy water. After lots of hoovering they finally disappeared ( August time ) in the last 2 weeks we seem to have had a new wave of them , but majority seem to be coming from inside a carpeted cupboard in my sons room . -Maybe some varieties of them are tougher than others. Any ideas why I only see one or two sporadically? They are most easily found by rubbing your cat's fur along the lower back, belly and around the head and neck while it is stationary on a clean dark surface. If you are concerned, just put a couple DIY flea traps in your rooms and those should catch them during the night (article on this blog). Yes, I recommend that you try some food grade Diatomaceous Earth (for inside), and you can try using beneficial nematodes for around your place. These are ineffective and some – such as tea tree oil – can even be toxic to pets. As well as getting your pet treatment as soon as possible, it’s important to remember that the parasites only spend a limited time on the animal. We have a cat though and do not want an infestation. Although they feed on the blood of dogs and cats, they sometimes bite humans. Hi Paris, sounds like you should be fine. Hi Lucia! We put the drops on his shoulder-blade area and are giving him the capstar pills as well and he seems to have perked up. Let me know if you have any further questions and I will assist you further , Can you let me know about the diy flea trap please. The adult flea lays them in bunches of about 20 eggs in a cluster. The DE will definitely help, leave it down for a day or two and then vacuum it up. I think I just injested flea eggs! However, 10 days on, flea eggs are also falling off her -up to forty a day on her favourite chair. I am not sure what to do. It would take me weeks of washingand tons of money dry cleaning everything. I have washed the comforter in hot water and dried it. My goal for this blog is to create evidence-based guides that are easy to understand, provide sufficient depth and can be trusted to be very accurate. Seems I have a bit of a flea problem. I have managed to find 3-6 everynight. Generally speaking, if you live in a hot environment, this will speed up this process, which gives you less time to put an end to all forms of flea life before the next wave arrives. I’ve read a few of them on fleas. I have had an outdoor dog for a few years now and, for the last two summers, I have had a problem with fleas in the backyard. If you can catch it, frontline works well. I am extremely stressed knowing that for every flea I see there are 100s more around. Since you have sprayed your entire apartment with IGR, even if there are flea eggs around, they will never hatch so you are free to let your dog in whenever you want. I hate bugs and I feel itchy all over, I’m not sure if it is just my anxiety and my paranoia that I have fleas on me or if they actually are. I’ve washed pretty much everything that can be washed – more than once – we’ve steamed furniture and other items, we’ve steamed the hardwood floors I believe three times and yet every morning we get up and kill more fleas. If you have a deep clean vacuum machine, use that to get rid of them. I have bombed all rooms and sprayed furniture multiple times vacuums multiple times and now I’ve treated the cats with Adams tick and flea spray. Since high temperatures are deadly to fleas, steam cleaning is a fantastic way to get rid of them. We treated our cat with fipronil (not frontline ‘plus’, though) 10 days ago and at first it seemed to work as expected; the number of fleas decreased overnight and to this day we still see fleas just falling off her and dying shortly after. Spot on products, whereby liquid is applied to the skin at the back of a pet’s neck, have become a very popular – and effective – method of flea control. Even though flea bites have minor effects on your dog, if you let them breed, their continuous infestation can be life-threatening.While these insects are hard to detect, every dog owner should know how to identify flea eggs on dogs.If you catch their eggs, you can disrupt the cycle and cure your dog faster. I’m going to continue to spray flea and egg/larvae killing Raid, and continue vacuuming, as well as keeping out the homemade flea traps (we’ve made quite a few and put them all over the house). Flea eggs tend to be much thicker in their size than dandruff. Can flea eggs reproduce without fleas? Question–I noticed in articles conflicting information on heat. Bath the cat (if possible) in warm water and dawn soap. Hi Robyn, never heard of such an occurrence. I believe some in the house must have hatched. and vacuumed every inch of carpet in my house. Don’t worry, it’s not your fault, sounds like you are doing a good job already. Flea egg s represent around half the entire flea population in the home. Thanks. I suggest you use DE on his bed (check my article on this blog), beneficial nematodes in the garden and a spot on for your dog. I sprayed the rooms with the IGR spray called Sipothrol yesterday. I truly believe they keep coming from our yard. Do you know if I give him a bath and use a flea comb do I really have to wait 2 more weeks? Also, many of these have not been through the rigorous safety checks applied to the products recommended by a vet. . Today I saw one on my wrist area and got rid of it. . We live in Washington State, it’s Winter and they can’t stay outside. Hi Nicole, I suggest you read my other flea articles, plenty of removal guides there or alternatively, hire an exterminator. I think I have flea eggs living in my nose. I was told they were treated for fleas by the nonprofit as well as the person fostering them in her home. I live in a dim with my roomate and I found a stray dog on the streets so I snuck him into my dorm and showered him in the bathtub quickly. I’ve steamed cleaned also. What do you suggest we do to disinfect the Roomba to make sure eggs aren’t living inside where it swept? I have laid out the water/dove detergent solution and have only had one small black bug (not sure if it was an actual flea or some bug from my Christmas tree (as we cut it down just after Thanksgiving!) We also washed all bed linens. This is our first time having fleas and I want to make sure I get a hold of the problem before it gets too infested! I want to rid her of the eggs ASAP. She would sneak in my closet if she could when inside. And then that same day, the lady who took him in called me to tell me that he had fleas! Thanks for the very informative collection of articles. I’m wondering if washing clothes will remove fleas and their eggs. PLEASE HELP thank you advance for your help. Not too sure about that hey, will need to see a picture first hehe. If the exterminator using an IGR component in the treatment, the eggs will not hatch and you will be fine. Put a couple DIY flea traps out just in case, I have an article that will show you how to make these cheaply (and they work). Help. I combed the them again today and still didn’t see anything. Ease let me know! BUT, and this may be paranoia, I am combing the boys outside on a daily basis and still seem to be seeing eggs, . We have bombed our rental house and it seemed we got rid of the fleas. Thank you for the great information. It is used all the time on wildlife, especially to remove oil, and is safe to wash young kittens in to kill fleas since young kittens and nursing/ pregnant females can’t be given chemical flea killers. Almost always I get bloody fingers squashing them. We rescued a kitten, he’s 10 wks old (looks like someone dropped it off at a gas station). We gave our outside cat Revolution. Ive treated there housing areas prior to today so. I vacuum cleaning and mopping and I vacuum clean my basement and my mother in law flea bomb and we still had fleas and it was bad in the basement so 4 days later we flea bomb again and their still there so I took the couches out of the basement and trash the because they are old in the first place then I vacuum clean the the basement and spray it qith hot water and dawn soap and I been vacuum cleaning and mopping upstairs and I still have them I even vacuum clean the couches upstairs and move them and mop.. Flea eggs are actually smooth and translucent. Like two or three days since i got the kitten in the streets. Today i vacuumed the entire house and now I was wondering is it okay to add the Food Grade DE to the carpets or will that counteract what the spray is supposed to do?? 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