Can you get rid of fleas with just a flea comb?
Correspondingly, does a flea comb really work?
Flea combs are a fine toothed device that you can use to find fleas (and remove them) from pets. While normal human hair combs might work, they won't be as effective because the teeth of the comb needs to be very close together to ensure that fleas, dirt and eggs are caught.
Likewise, does combing cat get rid of fleas? Do a Flea Check Comb your cat with a fine-toothed metal flea comb from head to tail several times a day. This will skim off adult fleas and their eggs and ease her itching. Then, dip the comb in a mixture of water and liquid dish detergent to kill the fleas.
Also question is, can I use a lice comb for fleas?
You can use a lice comb which is available in any store that carries lice kits. The lice comb that you use to remove the nits from human hair, is the exact comb to remove fleas.
Where do you put fleas after combing?
Comb in the direction of the fur, and dunk the comb into the water after every couple of strokes to remove any fleas or eggs that have been trapped. Fleas like to hide in armpits, near the groin area, around the neck, at the base of the ear, and around the base of the tail.