Harvest Mites: Causes and Treatments
|Recommended Harvest Mite Treatments|
CSJ Skinny Spray - Repels Fleas, Ticks, Mites, Mange, Lice & Flies£13.00
An effective, natural spray, containing neem, that has been formulated to repel fleas, ticks, mites (including mange), lice and flies when they become troublesome.
|Help & Advice from Blog|
Don’t underestimate just how crucial a healthy diet will be to your dog and to you. What you feed her will help determine how long she lives, the state of her health while she’s alive and how long she will stay well. Remember, this crazy dog child of yours won’t ever grow up and leave home, and there is no NHS for our pets. So feed them well, keep their immune system strong and enjoy your bouncy, healthy dog for much longer. You’ll save money on vet’s bills into the bargain. I guarantee it.
As autumn approaches, a lot of dog owners might find that their pets are itching more than usual. This is commonly due to Harvest Mites which are particularly active during the seasonal change. Harvest Mites, in their six-legged larval stage, feed on warm blooded animals, swarming as an infestation.
A year ago today you pitched up at my front door, all the way from Bulgaria on the front seat of a van (I've since found out it's because you don't 'do' back seats). I opened the door and there you were, bouncy, inquisitive, stressed beyond words, skinny, greasy, balding and, most importantly, mine. Quite literally you were my itchy dog.
Taking the dog with you on holiday is a bit like taking a toddler – you need to plan ahead. Dogs have their own stuff, and you have no idea how much until you really sit down and think about what you need to take with you on holiday. All it needs, though, is a little forward planning to make sure you have a really great holiday with your dog.
Here is our guide on how to switch over to natural flea and worm treatments. We’ll talk you through how to switch and suggest some of our own natural and healthy products that really work.