Keeping fleas out of house and yard

Asked September 23, 2013, 4:11 PM EDT

After having our yard, house, and indoor cat treated for fleas, what do you suggest we do to be sure we don't get fleas in either the house or yard again?

Montgomery County Maryland pest control fleas

1 Response

Keeping your pet on a flea preventative is your best bet. Other strategies, including keeping their sleeping areas vacuumed, are referenced in our Extension publication on fleas:
http://www.extension.umd.edu/sites/default/files/_images/programs/hgic/Publications/HG27_Fleas.pdf.
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