Tis the season for fleas. There are numerous products on the market to prevent flea infestation and they are well worth it.
Fleas cause discomfort for a pet. The aggravation and itching can lead to irritated skin and possible infection if left untreated. Flea bites transmit intestinal worms that can deteriorate the health of a pet.
If fleas infest a pet they can be brought into the home where they can multiply and also bite humans who reside in the home.
So it is a good idea to avoid fleas in the first place. Your pet will love being flea free!