Climate Change Means Extended Holiday for Fleas and Ticks

Climate Change Means Extended Holiday for Fleas and Ticks

by Amy Lupica, ODP Staff Writer While climate change is making winters shorter it’s prolonging one nasty seasonal affliction for pets: fleas and ticks. These parasites thrive in warm, humid weather and as global temperatures rise, they’re not only living longer but also expanding their territory, causing health problems for an increased number of pets.  […]

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