Homemade Flea Bath for the water unfriendly types

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Stormy Stewart Recipe
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Well Seasoned
Mio, MI (pop. 4,160)
karlyn255
Member Since Mar 2011
Stormy's notes for this recipe:
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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Directions

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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.
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Why This Works Lemons contain limonene, a chemical that kills and repels fleas.

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user Stormy Stewart karlyn255 - Jun 24, 2011
Stormy Stewart [karlyn255] has shared this recipe with discussion group:
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user Anita LaRose Anita2741 - Jun 25, 2011
Great idea. I'll be trying this for my outside pup. Anything I put on him he get in the morning dew or out in a shower and does not last.
Thanks,Anita
user Nancy Mael NancyLMael - Jun 26, 2011
I shared a photo of this recipe. View photo
user Stormy Stewart karlyn255 - Jun 26, 2011
ahhhh! Nancy she is so cute. Just love kitties, I miss my two. The ims scare took both of them some years back.
user Stormy Stewart karlyn255 - Jun 26, 2011
sorry Iams food

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