using apple cider vinegar for natural flea prevention and control
Fleas can be a big problem for dogs and cats, especially during summer months, but there is a bigger problem: the commercial chemical-laden treatments that–in my opinion–do more harm than good. Flea collars, sprays, powders, shampoos and the like may be mildly effective, but the dangers outweigh the benefits. As your skin does, your pet's skin absorbs everything you put on it, so topical treatments make their way into the bloodstream. If the products are filled with chemicals (most of them…
Do you have a furry friend that needs relief from fleas? Whip up this DIY recipe for homemade flea shampoo for dogs to help. With this easy to make recipe you won’t need to worry about harsh chemicals because it contains only all natural and soothing ingredients like lavender and peppermint essential oils. For cat lovers I also share how you can adapt this homemade flea shampoo recipe for cats too.
All-Natural DIY Anti-Flea Dog Shampoo http://naturallymindful.com/2013/11/all-natural-anti-flea-dog-shampoo.html Once you get to page, scroll down til you see this 'All-Natural DIY Anti-Flea Dog Shampoo' in larger letters and underlined; and click on it for recipe! I READ ARTICLE FULLY, ALWAYS USE CAUTION WITH ESSENTIAL OILS AND MAKE SURE THEY ARE 100% PURE!
4 Sons 'R' Us: Natural Flea Shampoo For Dogs 1 cup Dawn 1 cup Vinegar 1 quart warm water (Tried this today [12/3/2013] and it definitely seemed to work. Not sure how long it will keep the fleas off, but it killed the ones that were there and the short haired dogs coats are shiny and the long haired dog is soft & fluffy. They all smell nice too. ~J)
Blue Suave Shampoo KILLS FLEAS ON CONTACT!!!!!! Instead of buying expensive flea products for pets. This works in seconds. I accidentally found this out pouring the shampoo on a saved puppy covered in fleas it killed all of them which were over 100 on the poor lil pup in literally seconds!! Thought id share!