Then check out this great article by Jessica Bowers:
FLEAS! What to do about these itchy little pests(Part 1: Economic Topical Solutions)
It is one of the most horrifying things for a pet owner: seeing that tiny black speck scuttling across your family, pet, or furniture (especially the bed, bleh). Or even better, running your hands through your hair only to find an unwelcome tag-a-long embedded in you and having a nice nom on your blood.
Unfortunately, in the South, the fleas and ticks seem to gain super powers that let them resist all our efforts to banish them from our lives. So, what can you do to cut down on the little blood sucking pests? Here are a few suggestions that have worked for me.
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