"We live in an apartment and there is no winning with keeping the fleas from jumping on Lily Grace. I have had them jump on me outside. This part of Florida is bad with all the sand and warm weather even in the winter and add to that people that…"
"Have you tried food grade diatomaceous earth? It is not harmful to humans or animals. I had some fleas in my house in the carpet. I sprinkled a light coating on the carpet and waited 6 hours. Vaccuumed multiple times after…"
"My puppy is 9 months old and I live in the Seattle area, we also are always battling fleas! Having a young puppy, I too was reluctant to use harsh treatments, and tried natural remedies like brewers yeast and herbal flea sprays without success. As…"
Hi all,I need some help. We have had a heck of a time with fleas since we got our Zoe 5 months ago. She's only 7 months old and we are dealing with fleas for the third time! Gross! I feel like I'm doing something wrong! We've switched her food to grain free, she gets salmon oil pills twice a day to help with her dry skin, and I brush her everyday. This time around I've noticed some pretty nasty scabs on her back that have me worried. I've already used the topical flea treatment and flea…See More
"Pippi gets really itchy sometimes. She's also six months old and has been itchy off and on since she came home with us. I haven't completely figured out the cause, but her last itchy bout came after a trip to the groomer. Sadly, I forgot…"
"The only time Brody was super itchy was when he had a good allergy to what he was eating so we switched his food and he was good after. Or her skin might just be irritated from the groomer if she got a bath there."
Hello!We are fairly new to DK, so far everything has been so helpful! My puppy Zoe is almost 6 months old and she just got spayed last week. I've noticed she's been itching a lot lately and I'm worried she has fleas (again!) even though I haven't been able to find any on her, and I have been searching like crazy. She recently went to the groomers so she could have picked them up there or at the vet I guess? I've also been reading a lot in the food group and some people talked about itchy skin…See More
This group is for those interested in competition or advanced obedience for the sake of a well-behaved dog on-leash and off. (Discussions about general manners/behavior are best for the general website forum rather than here.)See More
For doodle owners to share information on how to keep doodles physically and mentally fit, whether it is working on a favorite trick, running on a treadmill, or going for a long hike. Share how you get your doodle tired. A tired dog is a happy dog.See More
Welcome to Doodles Marissa! Zoe is so very sweet and they definitely bring so much love to a family. They are an incredible breed of dogs. DK is a great site with wonderful information and terrific people. Have fun and enjoy your little Zoe! What a cutie:)