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How to Use Apple Cider Vinegar for Fleas in Pets

Apple cider vinegar is Earth Clinic's top home remedy for fleas in dogs and cats! Apple cider vinegar is much, much cheaper than prescription and over the counter anti-flea medications. More importantly, it is much safer for your pet.

Four Ways to Use Vinegar for Fleas in Pets

Topical Spray for Your Pet's Fur

The most popular and most simple way to treat your dog or cat for fleas is with a simple spray of apple cider vinegar and water. Mix equal parts of vinegar and water into a spray bottle. (You can find empty spray bottles at dollar stores or grocery stores.) Spray your pet daily with the vinegar spray. Cover his eyes to avoid getting vinegar into the eyes. It will sting!

Some of our readers have found that all that is needed for flea prevention is some apple cider vinegar to the back of the neck each day. Use a cotton ball to apply some vinegar and water solution to the neck. (Use 1/2 vinegar and 1/2 water.) ...

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