Tustana Animal Hospital

                                                                                                 Flea frenzy facts 

 

  • A flea can jump 150X their own height
  • The flea diet consists of blood
  • Lap dogs where originally breed to distract fleas from their owners
  • Fleas can consume 15X their weight in a blood meal
  • There are fleas in the London Museum that are dressed in outfits
  • Fleas can transmit tapeworms to cats and dogs.
  • Fleas can transmit the bubonic plague and typhus thru infected rats.
  • In a heavy infestation fleas can cause anemia on their host
  • A female flea can lay about 2,000 eggs over the course of its life, but is incapable of laying eggs until after its first meal.​
  • Once adult fleas emerge from their puparia, they have approximately 7 days to find a blood meal or they die.
  • Your average flea will have a 2 to 3 month lifespan.
free, exam, veterinarian, Tustin



free, exam, veterinarian, Tustin


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 order a six pack or larger

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