Fleas are tiny – just one to two millimetres long – and they’re dark coloured, which means they can often look like specks of dirt unless we spot them moving. They’re particularly difficult to spot on long-haired cats or those with dark fur. But don’t worry, we’ve got the tips pet parents need on how to spot fleas, so you can see if your cat has them or not.
And then there’s knowing whether fleas on your cat have led to fleas in the house. To help you identify if this is happening in your home, take a look at the key signs of a home infestation.