Do fleas pose a serious health threat to my pet?

Fleas are a nasty external parasites that can cause great irritation to your pet. In cases of extreme scratching or biting, infection may also occur.

Fleas can also cause Flea Allergy Dermatitis (FAD), a hypersensitive reaction to flea bites which requires veterinary attention. 

Not to mention fleas carry some nasty parasites, like tapeworms! If your pet is having a good ol’ gnaw on themselves to try and relieve flea irritation, they could ingest an infected flea.Thus causes tapeworms which live in your pets intestine and often don’t show symptoms until the infestation is more severe. Signs of this include  irritation, tiredness, weight loss and tummy upset.

Fortunately, Itch has your tails covered! With monthly parasite protection that comes straight through your letterbox, you’ll never forget to protect your pet against those nasty little hitchhikers.

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