Homemade Flea Bath for the water unfriendly types

Stormy Stewart Recipe

By Stormy Stewart karlyn255

Looking for an inexpensive way to keep your pets flea-free? Then give this easy-to-make flea bath a try:

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one lemon, sliced
pot or sauce pan
spray bottle
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Directions Step-By-Step

Bring a pot of water to a boil. Then, remove from heat.

Add a sliced lemon to the pot, and allow it to steep overnight.

Apply the resulting liquid to your pet with a spray bottle, sponge or brush.

Repeat daily or as needed.
Why This Works Lemons contain limonene, a chemical that kills and repels fleas.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: For Pets
Other Tag: Quick & Easy