Fleas are a persistent pest that can wreck havoc on homeowners and their pests. Fleas are agile. wingless parasites that can jump as far as 13 inches to attach to a host.

Flea bites usually occur in multitude and result in a series of swollen bumps that inch persistently and remain on the body for up to two weeks.

Some people and pets suffer allergic reactions to the flea’s saliva, causing terrible skin rashes. Fleas can be carriers of diseases such as bacteria and tapeworms.