fleas and ticks

Fleas & Ticks

Fleas and ticks: persistent pests that can turn your home upside down. These tiny troublemakers thrive in warm environments, sneaking inside your home by hitching a ride on pets and people. Once they’re in, they spread like wildfire, infesting everything from carpets to bedding.
At Kanga Pest Control, we’re the masters of flea and tick extermination. With targeted treatments and cutting-edge techniques, we squash these critters where they hide, thoroughly eradicating the pests and keeping them from returning.

Kanga’s Flea & Tick Control Service in Oregon​​

Dealing with a flea or tick infestation in the Portland & Salem area? Look no further than Kanga Pest Control.
Here’s why choosing Kanga makes all the difference:
Tailored treatments using top-of-the-line products
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Pest-free guarantee– if any pests return, so will we!
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Dealing with Fleas in Oregon

Fleas are tiny terrors known for their relentless bites and lightning-fast invasion of homes. These pesky critters thrive in warm spots like carpets and bedding, leaving a trail of discomfort and irritation wherever they go. And it’s not just us they bother– our furry pals can suffer, too.
Keep an eye out for these signs that your beloved pet might be playing host to these annoying intruders:
  • Flea dirt
  • Hair loss
  • Red, irritated skin
  • Excessive scratching
  • Restlessness or agitation

Types of Cockroaches in Oregon

Oregon plays host to a variety of tick species, each with its own behaviors and potential risks. Knowing these ticks is essential for effective prevention. Let’s delve into the common areas’ common types and what sets them apart.

Western Black-Legged Tick (Ixodes Pacificus):
  • Commonly found in wooded areas and tall grasses.
  • Known carrier of Lyme disease and anaplasmosis.
  • Active during the spring and summer months.

American Dog Tick
(Dermacentor Variabilis):

  • Often found in grassy areas, along trails, and in wooded regions.
  • Known carrier of Rocky Mountain spotted fever.
  • Active throughout the year, with peak activity in the spring and early summer.

Pacific Coast Tick
(Dermacentor Occidentalis):

  • Typically found in coastal regions and grassy habitats.
  • Known carrier of Rocky Mountain spotted fever and tularemia.
  • Active from late winter to early summer.

Brown Dog Tick
(Rhipicephalus Sanguineus):

  • Commonly found in urban and suburban areas, particularly in areas with high concentrations of dogs.
  • Known carrier of canine ehrlichiosis and babesiosis.
  • Active year-round, with peak activity in warmer months.

How Kanga Pest Control Can Help

Our team is here to help you reclaim your space from these unwanted intruders. With our expertise and eco-friendly solutions, we’ll easily tackle flea and tick infestations and send these pests packing. 
Through meticulous inspections, targeted treatments, and constant monitoring, we’ll craft a pest management plan just for you. Don’t let fleas or ticks disrupt your peace of mind – contact Kanga Pest Control today
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