The northeastern United States — including the mid-Atlantic states like New York and Pennsylvania, and New England stares like Massachusetts — has plenty of grass, woods, trees, autumn leaves and winter snow. Fleas here can live year-round, even in the icy wintertime, when a host like a raccoon could carry the bugs. But, like everywhere, […]
April 7, 2018
The large Midwest region — including Illinois, Ohio, Michigan, Indiana and other states — typically has cool-to-warm springs, hot-but-not-too-hot summers and very cold winters. Fleas and ticks abound, but dog parents can protect their pets and homes, experts say. Fleas on dogs in the Midwest Although dogs can get fleas at any time of year,
What do dog parents in the Southwest — including places like Arizona, New Mexico and Southern California — have to know about fleas and ticks on their canines?
The Northwest — including parts of Northern California, Washington State, and Oregon — has many areas with lots of precipitation, cooler temperatures, and thick forests. Despite the many wet, soggy rainforests, though, there are some parts of the region, like parts of Washington, that are much drier. This leads to a variety in the types