What Attracts Fleas to Your Yard?

1. Moisture: In order to survive and grow, fleas require a humid atmosphere.

2. Shade: The invaders thrive in locations with overgrown vegetation, trees, bushes, and structures like patios or decks because they avoid direct sunshine.

3. Hiding places: Untidy places such as mounds of waste, thick grass, and leaves provide a haven for fleas.

4. Fleas are brought into your environment by stray dogs or cats, squirrels, and raccoons.

5. Food sources: Fleas that feed on blood are drawn to warm-blooded creatures, such as pets. If there are many of hosts around, fleas are more likely to settle down in your yard.

6. Warm weather: Fleas are a nuisance throughout the summer since they love warm weather.

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