The Seasonal Alarm Clock: Protecting Pets From Fleas and Ticks

 

Dog FleasIs Brodhead Creek Park calling your name?

Like most Stroudsburg residents you may be itching to get outside, but while we’re all enjoying the spring weather, some pretty terrible parasites are waking up from a long winter’s nap.

Although it’s important to keep up a year round prevention schedule, protecting pets from fleas and ticks is critical during the spring and summer months.

A Critical Juncture

Most pet owners understand that parasites should be avoided at all costs, but the reasons for this go far beyond the pesky, irritating nature of fleas and ticks. Both have the propensity to carry and spread disease, making prevention your best bet of all. Continue…