Ticks and fleas can also be said to be pests which depend on other animals and human beings for their survival. Ticks and fleas are very harmful and destructive whenever they invade homes and gardens. Ticks and fleas will attach you pets especially when there are dusty patches in the house which can easily host the fleas and ticks, having cracks in the doors and windows of our houses and for many other reasons.
Tick and fleas control is a process that has to be takes in steps whereby you must implement measures that will treat both the environment and the cat because treating the cat only means that ticks still have a habitat in the environment and so they will still come back in a continuous manner even after treatment.
Sometimes the solution is to prevent the pests from getting in completely rather than having to deal with them after they are already in which is why we will also discuss preventive measures.
One of the measures that can be taken to control ticks and fleas is by cleaning the environment of the cat. Another way to prevent ticks is by repairing and mending any cracks that are in windows and doors or even in the walls because such cracks can serve as really cool habitats for fleas and ticks.
Ticks and fleas also like to reside in the grass and wood so another way to prevent fleas and ticks on your cat is by keeping the cat out of the grass and woods because by doing so, it reduces the chances of the cat getting exposed to ticks and fleas.
There are also tropical insecticides which can be used on a monthly basis by simply applying the insecticide on the back of your cat which are specifically meant for cats as a means to prevent those insects from inhibiting on the cat.
Another simple way to prevent fleas and tick son your cat is by the use of aerosol sprays.
Collars when properly applied, they can be very effective in preventing invasion of fleas and tucks on your cat. If your cat has already been affected by fleas, there are medicines such as pill nitenpyrum that you give your cut and once the cat chews the pill, it starts to kill the fleas and ticks within the shortest period of time possible and it also prevents future hatchings of fleas on the body of the cat.