How to bring rat fleas

How to bring rat fleas

Rat fleas – one of the most dangerous species of fleas. Parasitizing on many species of rodents, they are carriers of various serious infections. Dangerous including for the person. Therefore fight against them – business of paramount importance.

It is required to you

  • - means from rat fleas;
  • - turpentine;
  • - dry wormwood.


1. Define the reason of appearance of fleas in the house. Perhaps, under a floor there is a basement teeming with rats, or a row located some farm buildings with rodents. Pets who could pick up rat fleas during walk on the street can become the reason also.

2. Buy in veterinary pharmacy means for fight against these parasites. Today them there is great variety in various consistences. It can be gels, aerosols, liquids and so on. As it is necessary to process also and furniture, is better to stop the choice on aerosol means. Buy also medicine and for processing of pets from rat fleas.

3. At first process bought by means of pets. Then spray everything the rooms which are available in the house according to the instruction on concrete medicine. Especially carefully process all corners, cracks, joints of floors, walls and a ceiling. Do not forget about upholstered furniture, carpets and curtains. After that densely close the room and leave it.

4. Process in the same way the basement and farm buildings.

5. After a while (according to the instruction to medicine) air living rooms, shake out all carpets and curtains on the street, wipe floors with turpentine solution. For this purpose dissolve a half of a glass of turpentine in a bucket with water.

6. Perhaps, this procedure should be repeated once again after a while.

7. If you do not want to bring rat fleas independently, use services of experts from sanitary and epidemiologic service or cause the private firm which is engaged in disinfection of rooms.

8. For fight against fleas it is possible to use also national methods. For example, spread out a dry wormwood on rooms. Rat fleas do not take out such grass and try to avoid any contact with it.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team