Posts tagged "Dr. Flea"

Ticks Are a Health Threat: We Can Protect Dogs Better Than People

Ticks Are a Health Threat: We Can Protect Dogs Better Than People
Where there are ticks, there’s bound to be tick disease. According to veterinary parasitologist Dr. Michael Dryden, the tick population in America has exploded in recent years. Curiously, dogs enjoy more benefits than people when it comes to identifying tick disease, as well as protection to prevent disease transmission in the first place. For people,... Read more »

Fleas May Win the War, If You Don't Seek Appropriate Advice

Fleas May Win the War, If You Don't Seek Appropriate Advice
Brace yourselves. With all the unseasonably cool weather and record rain across much of the country this spring, veterinary parasitologist Dr. Michael Dryden says fleas may put their bites on unprotected pets in record numbers. In fact, even before this year, flea populations have been escalating at alarming rates. Fleas are more than merely a... Read more »

Best Flea Product Is Easy to Use

Best Flea Product Is Easy to Use
No one wants fleas. Veterinary partisitologist Dr. Michael Dryden of Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine did a comparison of two different flea products. Dryden reveals the result of his study on Steve Dale’s Pet World. Dryden talks about the way which consumers use the products. If people can’t properly apply the product, well, really – at least... Read more »
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Finds Flea Products Confusing: Dr. Flea Clears It Up

Finds Flea Products Confusing: Dr. Flea Clears It Up
Q: I find flea products confusing to use. Also, we travel a lot and missing a dose has meant that we had fleas. What should we use? — V.D., Homestead, FL A: Even veterinary professionals refer to veterinary parisitologist Dr. Michael Dryden, Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine as “Dr. Flea.” He says, “Products... Read more »

Readily Available Flea and Tick Products Might Not be the Bargain You Think

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Busting Flea Myths, You Can Win the War

     Wish we could make the fleas flee – we can, according to veterinary parasitologist Dr. Michael Dryden (aka, Dr. Flea), Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine, it’s most important to treat correctly, every pet, every month. And important to speak to your veterinarian about choosing the right product in the first place, and... Read more »
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