When an infestation of fleas has been reported it invariably has been brought into the property by a host such as a cat or a dog.
Further Information about The Flea
WHAT HAPPENS WHEN FLEAS GET INTO THE HOUSE?
- Once inside the property a female flea can lay up to 1,000 eggs.
- This is achieved after a flea has ingested a blood meal.
- Fleas are temperature sensitive and thrive in a warm environment.
- Bites and irritation marks on legs and feet are common signs of fleas feeding on the host.