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Old 06-15-2011, 05:45 PM
Location: Southeast Missouri
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Originally Posted by texdav View Post
Your problem is likely the cats;which is why they are called cat fles. If the cats are not treated 'your dogs will be effected bu bite. Drops take upto 36 hours to kill a flea.Thsoe cats can keep supplyig the fleas if allowed out doors and not treated.Once they get in your house they don't even need to go otudoors to have a continuing problem.Comnfortis and other like products kills the fleas once they bite within about 30 minutes. I'd recommend treating the house ;cats and dogs at this point.
The cats are inside only. We also have outside cats that are outside only.

We treated the carpet and that has helped quite a bit. Things have really improved. Of course, the fleas aren't completely gone, but they're much less common than they were last week.
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