Deer Run Animal Hospital

308 E. US Hwy 30
Schererville, IN 46375

(219)864-7180

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FLEAS AND TICKS!!  OH MY!

Oklahoma State University

Fleas are a fact of life.  All of our pets are at risk, no matter the time of year or season.  We find flea infestations on both indoor and outdoor pets.  No pet is immune. Fleas can infest our homes, cause great distress to our pets, cause our pets to have anemia and severe skin conditions, transmit Tapeworms  and the bacteria that causes Cat Scratch Fever, and can even bite and irritate us.  Don't wait for an infestation to invade your home!  Ask us about the best flea and tick prevention options for your pet!  When it comes to


Fleas: Know Your enemy!


Learn what the COMPANION ANIMAL PARASITE COUNCIL(CAPC) has to say about:


Fleas on Dogs and Fleas on Cats  

 

Learn some Flea Facts

 

THE DIRT ON FLEAS-An educational Video An information packed video from Kansas State University's "Dr. Flea", Michael Dryden, DVM, PhD.  Dr. Dryden is one of the top researchers on flea biology and flea control in the world! 



Now click to learn about
Ticks on Dogs and Ticks on Cats
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Tick Biteology


For even more of the terrifying details about Ticks, Click on TickEncounter!

TickEncounter's Tick Identification Guide


What should you do if you find a tick on your pet??  Click to learn How to Remove a Tick and What to do Next!

 

 

Ticks can transmit serious diseases like Lyme Disease,  Ehrlichia Infection, Anaplasmosis and Babesia Infection in Dogs.


Steve Dale's Pet World Blog tests us with Dogs & Ticks: Myths vs. Fact

 

Ticks & Mosquitoes: What's the risk?

 

For the full story check out Dogs & Ticks.com

 

Now HOW DO WE PROTECT AGAINST FLEAS AND TICKS??