Homemade flea control for Pets
Fleas are the tiny creatures which are often found in your pet’s body, though it’s very small, it loves to feed on the blood of pet animals. The fleas are not only dangerous to animals but also the fleas can bite humans, it will pain much but can feel the bite, and it causes itchiness and swelling on the bitten area like any other pests. It is important to prevent your pets and health from fleas which will result in huge damage if it is untreated. The fleas can lay eggs around the home like furniture, carpet, and anywhere.
The size of the fleas helps them very much to hide from the eyesight of humans. There are many methods to get rid of fleas, you should follow the remedies given by your veterinarian, and there are many home remedies by which you can eliminate the fleas using the natural products available in your home. Here are some of the homemade flea control sprays for pets. These sprays contain fewer chemicals than pesticides and they will result immediately.
Essential Oils Flea Spray
There are many natural oils like peppermint, eucalyptus, tea tree oil, and rosemary that have the defending quality of fleas naturally. These are not so toxic when diluted. You can directly apply this oil (only a few drops) by mixing it with 300 to 400 ml of water. The nature of the oil will be dangerous to pets’ skin and health so it should be diluted before using. Apply the mixture over the body coat of your pet or you can use the spray bottle to spray all over the body of your pet. After it allows your pet to warm place. Warmness helps to keep your pets away from fleas.
Apple Cider Vinegar
Apple Cider Vinegar is the best defender of fleas, and it can kill the fleas within hours. The apple cider vinegar maintains its pH value according to the body temperature and condition of the pets and causes damage to the Fleas. Mix 4 cups of water with 6 cups of apple cider vinegar and add a dash of salt, stir the mixture well and spray the solution over the body of your pet, make sure to avoid the eyes of a pet when spraying.
A Lemon bath is the best natural way of eliminating the pests like fleas. The flavor of lemon will keep your pets fresh and smells good and prevent your pest from the action of fleas. For this method, mix half a cup of fresh lemon juice with two cups of water and dilute the dishwasher or your pet soap, which acts as a chemical to kill the existing fleas. You can clean your pet by using this mixture which does not affect the health of pets.
Thus, the homemade flea control spray for pets was listed above, not only these three methods but there are many methods to treat the fleas by using home control methods. Though the home methods are effective, it is important to hire a professional fleas pest control service to eliminate the infestation and presence of fleas completely.