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Fleas & Ticks

Give customer suggestions for flies, fleas, ticks

June 22, 2020 By
Flies: Work with homeowners and commercial accounts to identify sanitation areas that need more of their attention. This could include anything from garbage cans to drains clogged with organic matter. A consistent sanitation schedule, combined with an effective treatment plan,... Read more»
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PMPs should lead push for more tick research

June 19, 2020 By
A recently published study from Texas A&M focused on tick surveillance and control while showing how woefully underreported ticks are. Read more»
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Ask questions for successful flea management

June 17, 2020 By
A flea infestation is one of the most frustrating situations a person can endure — and when it’s out of control, there is serious pressure to deliver quick results. When applying liquid residual treatments, make smart applications that deliver the... Read more»
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Summer tips for fly, flea and tick control

June 15, 2020 By
Are you ready to control some of summer’s most active pests? Here are three summer tips for fly, flea and tick control. Read more»
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Review your flea and tick knowledge

May 18, 2020 By
Take this tech test with questions and answers supplied by pest control industry experts to see how well you know fleas and ticks. Read more»
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Protect yourself, others from ticks

May 6, 2020 By
There is zero evidence that ticks transmit COVID-19, but they remain the most important vector of arthropod-borne disease in the U.S. Read more»

A PMP primer for dog ectoparasites

August 31, 2019 By
In the April 1967 issue of what was then known as Pest Control magazine, we published an article by Dr. Harold George Scott titled “Dog Ectoparasites.” Looking at it through the lens of today, the info still holds up. Dr.... Read more»
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Focus on IPM for fleas and ticks

July 29, 2019 By
Controlling disease vectors such as fleas and ticks can present unique challenges that require focused integrated pest management efforts. Read more»
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5 experts tips for flea control

July 22, 2019 By
Although fleas can be difficult to control in some environments, proper preparation can enhance your success. Read more»
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Expert tips for fleas, flies, ticks

July 19, 2019 By
Ticks hitchhike on wildlife and can reside on bushes. Fleas like to be where pets lay the most. In kitchens, flies are indicative of a serious sanitation issue. Read more»
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