Bugs to Keep Out of Your Home

Ticks

Ticks are small, parasitic insects that can transmit diseases to both dogs and humans. They are often found in wooded areas and grassy fields. 

Fleas

Fleas are small, wingless insects that can live on both dogs and humans. They can cause skin irritation and transmit diseases.

Heartworms

Heartworms are parasitic worms that live in the heart and lungs of dogs. They can be fatal if not treated.

Lice

 Lice are small, wingless insects that live on the hair or fur of animals. They can cause skin irritation and hair loss.

Mites

Mites are small, parasitic insects that can live on the skin of both dogs and humans. They can cause skin irritation and mange.

Bugs

Bed bugs are small, flat insects that feed on blood. They are often found in mattresses, bed frames, and other furniture.

Cockroaches

Cockroaches are large, brown insects that are often found in dirty or cluttered areas. They can carry bacteria and transmit diseases.

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