The cat flea (scientific name Ctenocephalides felis) is an extremely common
parasitic insect ... Although humans are susceptible to bites from this insect, such
bites tend to be rare and are all but...
If cat fleas are removed from their animal host, or if that host proves an insufficient
food source, cat fleas often will bite humans on the lower legs, leaving round, ...
... on humans. You can see what the bites look like in the flea bite pictures section
. ... Flea bites on humans usually come from dog fleas, cat fleas or human fleas.
May 4, 2010 ... Cat flea bites can become very troublesome for humans who have insect bite
allergies. In such cases, the tiny red spots caused by fleas ...
In addition to suffering from a flea bite, fleas can also use people as their
transport. ... You may have a removal method for fleas on dogs or perhaps a
special cat flea ...... Fleas do not prefer human blood but if there isn't any
alternative, they will ...
This can occur when people handle flea-infested animals or when fleas living in
soft furnishings or pet beds need a meal and there is no cat or dog nearby. Bites
Yet, if your cat has fleas, hot water and non-scented products can be helpful. ...
cats, and even though these pests do not actually live on humans, they can bite, ...
The cat flea (Ctenocephalides felis) can transmit diseases and parasites to
humans. Flea bites can also cause allergic reactions in both pets and people.
Summary Cat fleas can survive and reproduce on a diet of human blood alone.
Howev. ... Flea bites on humans are incidental, usually only occurring when a ...
While these resilient little insects may have names like human fleas, dog fleas
and cat fleas they can in fact feed on the ...