Who doesn’t like summer? The sun and high temperatures motivate usto spend more time outdoors.
When it comes to dogs, however, the summerisn’t always fun.
Have you ever heard the expression “dogdays of summer”? Some people believe that it’s because dogsare lazier in the summer since exercising while covered in fur isn’t easy while it’shot.
Another summertime problem that can plagueour pets has to do with fleas and ticks that attach themselves to our furry friends andspread diseases.
Fleas can remain dormant for several monthsand appear right in the middle of summer.
Getting rid of these bugs isn’t easy.
Fleas can even jump surprisingly far whenthey feel threatened.
There’s an extensive line of products madeto get rid of fleas, but they only work when you choose the correct type according to yourpet, the environment and how far along the infestation is.
If you choose the wrong product, it couldput the health of your little buddy at risk.
In today’s video we’re going to teachyou a cheap, easy recipe, that you can use to get rid of the fleas and ticks botheringyour pets.
The ingredients are easy to find and makeyour animal’s fur super soft.
Here’s what you do: 200 milliliters of apple cider vinegar (6,7oz);Half a teaspoon of sea salt; Half a teaspoon of baking soda;Two to three spoons of warm water.
InstructionsFirst, mix the vinegar, salt, and baking soda and put them in a spray bottle.
Next, add the warm water and shake the bottle.
Spray the mixture on your pets’ fur, especiallytheir ears, legs, and neck.
You can also comb through their fur to getrid of the bugs that the spray didn’t take care of.
Brushing your cat and dog is also good forpreventing fleas and ticks.
But, before you use this recipe, perform anallergy test to make sure you won’t be hurting your pet.
Everyone reacts differently and animals arenot an exception.