- Be careful not to overwater your grass or plants. Excessive moisture will attract fleas to your yard.
- Let the sunshine on the grass and through the plants. Fleas love the darkness, which means you have to make it as bright as possible. The sunlight will also help soak up any extra moisture the grass or plants may have.
- Treat the lawn with flea-specific sprays to get rid of the current fleas, but prevent new ones from moving in. Make sure it’s pet-friendly to keep your furry family members safe.
How Can Ticks Cause Issues?
It could be argued that ticks are much more dangerous than fleas. Ticks can spread diseases similar to fleas. The most common is Lyme disease, but it can also transfer Rocky Moutain spotted fever, and several other ailments. Most ticks won’t transmit the diseases, but it’s still too much of a risk.
How Do You Get Rid Of Ticks?
Ticks and fleas are very similar pests, which means getting rid of them is similar. Ticks are more wood-based insects because they get more from wild animals.