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puppies and fleas

Is there anything that i can do for the puppies they are 4 days old one died last night im not sure why but the others are infested with fleas its horrible what can i do?

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Asked by chukuku at 1:39 PM on Apr. 6, 2009 in Pets

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  • Give the mom Frontline and that will clear it up within a few days. It is safe for lactating dogs, I checked with my vet when our dog had pups last summer.

    Answer by riotgrrl at 1:41 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

  • thank you

    Answer by chukuku at 1:43 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

  • We did this to my cat. Give them a bath with cooking oil. It suffocates the fleas. Then use baby shampoo to wash them. Wait 2 days and bathe again with soap.

    Answer by army_wife_06 at 12:08 AM on Apr. 7, 2009

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