Adult Fleas

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Adult Flea Facts

  • Adult Fleas are 1/12 to 1/16 inches in length.
  • Adult Fleas are reddish-brown to black in color.

What Are Adult Fleas?

Pet owners should take special care to wash pet bedding, vacuum and clean floors frequently. Get your pets treated and contact a pest control professional to treat active areas inside and outside of your home. Remove organic debris from the exterior of the property.


  • Pests of humans and their domestic animals all over the world;
  • Larva feeds on organic debris and animal blood;
  • Adults feed on human or other animal blood;
  • Transmit several diseases - such as Plague and Murine Typhus;
  • Responsible for the Black Plague that killed over 100 million people in the 14th century;

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