Blood feeding arthropods such as fleas are of concern to the public not only because of their often painful bites, but because many are vectors of pathogens.
The common Cat Flea, the most common United States flea, can jump about 13 inches, or 100 times its body length. Other types of fleas found in the U.S. include dog fleas, mouse fleas, and squirrel fleas. Besides coming into the house on our pets, fleas often enter the home by catching a ride on rodents in the attic or crawlspace, raccoons or skunks in the yard, and even bats roosting in the eaves
Some other interesting flea facts include:
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