The fleas found on domestic animals are mainly called the cat flea
and are capable of transmitting the dreaded plague bacterium Yersinia pestis.
Although high temperatures and humidity are most favorable to the cat flea
from June to August, it breeds in the U.
The infection spreads via an arthropod vector, Ctenocephalides felis or the "common" cat flea
Lou Johnson, North Tyneside A: The majority of fleas found on dogs are the cat flea
and 95% of them live in the environment rather than on the dog.
The main vector of this bacterium is the cat flea
Yes, this appears to be the season of the cat flea
WHAT'S the difference between Advocate and Advantage cat flea
6) Although short, one to two-day courses of doxycycline have been reported to be as successful as 10-day courses in some SF infections (MSF, cat flea
66mm BLUEBOTTLE MAGGOT Actual size 20mm COMMON HOUSEFLY Actual size 10mm CAT FLEA
Actual size 2.
Reference: "A Comparison of Jump Performances of the Dog Flea, Ctenocephalides canis (Curtis, 1826) and the Cat Flea
, Ctenocephalides felis fells (Bouche, 1835)," M.
Miss Williams said the packaging was often quite similar for dog and cat flea
treatments but the results of using the wrong preparation could be lethal.
The lower temperature limit for development (egg to adult) of the cat flea
(Ctenocephalides felis) is 13[degrees]C, with an upper relative humidity limit of 92% (Silverman et al.