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What do dog fleas hate?

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Dog fleas hate any number of treatments that prevent infestations on pets including those from K9 Advantix, Frontline Plus, Seresto and Advantage II products. Other methods and products are also available for flea control to keep pets safe from uncomfortable infestations.

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Some flea and tick remedies are topical treatments, some are oral treatments and others include items such as collars. Topical and oral treatments for fleas and ticks generally use recommended dosages dependent on the size of the pet.

Female fleas lay eggs when temperatures fall between 65 and 85 degrees Fahrenheit. Dog fleas are either the species C Canis or the species Ctenocephalides.

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