Fleas and ticks can be nestled in hiding places inside and out without you ever knowing it. See below for some of their more common hideouts:
In addition, developing stages of fleas may be lurking out of sight:
That's why you need flea & tick protection like FRONTLINE brand products that can attack fleas and ticks on your pet. Anything less just won't do.
That's why you need protection like FRONTLINE brand products Anything less just won't do.
Flea infestations start with just 2 fleas laying hundreds of flea eggs within a matter of days.1 FRONTLINE brand products prevents an infestation by not only killing adult fleas—which comprise only 5% of the total flea population—but also by killing flea eggs and larvae too.1
This diagram demonstrates the 4 main stages of the common flea life cycle including flea eggs, larvae, pupae and adult fleas.1
Slide from left to right to see how quickly fleas can lay eggs and reproduce.
These nibbles start out as a simple itch but can lead to a wide range of diseases or other parasites, including:
These conditions can deprive your pet of energy, cause skin problems or adversely affect your pet’s health in a number of ways.
Ticks are disgusting and can be dangerous. Don't let their tiny size fool you—ticks are menacing creatures. Once they burrow into your pet's skin, they may transmit life-threatening diseases.
See below for some of the most common tick-borne diseases7:
Primarily found in the southeastern, eastern US.
Found east of the Rocky Mountains and in limited areas on the Pacific Coast.
Commonly found in the southeastern, northeastern, mid-Atlantic and upper midwestern states.
Found throughout the United States.
Usually found in the Pacific coast of the US.
To keep your pet even more protected, take aim at fleas and ticks in and around your home. Here are a few tips: