Most People Unaware of the Dangers of Fleas and Ticks.


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61% claim to be very knowledgeable about the risks fleas and ticks pose. Yet…

33% don’t give their pets regular preventative medicine for them and..

48% don’t take their pets in for checkups to prevent them from getting chomped on by these parasites.

Yet…

90% claim that they would “do anything” to protect their pets.

A lack of knowledge might be the issue.

38% could not identify a single symptom of Lyme disease,

which affects dogs, cats, and people

27% wrongly believe that fleas and ticks only are a problem in the spring and summer

25% mistakenly think that ticks are only found in heavily wooded areas. With a…

13% increase in dogs, and a…

67% increase in cats.

Source: Banfield and Merck Animal Health


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