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|
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.
Big Dave is gone. Long live Big Dave. The vet left the house not ten minutes ago, the nurse carrying Dave wrapped in a blanket. I couldn't watch them wrap him up in it, it was unbearable, but I was there, talking to him and stroking his back while he went. He just seemed to melt onto the cushion he'd occupied for weeks now, as he passed away.