Food Grade Diatomaceous Earth 12oz

Food Grade Diatomaceous Earth 12oz

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Flea Away Diatomaceous Earth is extremely effective for killing fleas that are hiding in carpets, either in your home or even outside where your pets might enjoy taking a rest. If you don’t have any carpets, Flea Away Diatomaceous Earth can also be used on hardwood floors as a very effective way to kill off any flea infestations that may have found its way into your life. Flea Away Diatomaceous Earth can be used for killing fleas in your garden. Just remember to use it when the grass is completely dry as moisture will significantly reduce its effectiveness. Once dry it returns to full effectiveness. Great for situations where you want to use natural methods for flea control or deworming. Flea Away Diatomaceous Earth is a great dewormer for dogs and cats (parasites don’t build a tolerance or immunity as they do with traditional wormers) sprinkle a little DE on your pets’ food daily. There are many dangers of using flea poisons, both for your pet and the people in your home. Flea Away Diatomaceous Earth is effective against various household and garden pests including: Ants, Bedbugs, Silverfish, Flour Beetles, Fleas, Cockroaches, Slugs, Earwigs, Centipedes, Millipedes, Sowbugs, Pillbugs, Carpet Beetles, Spiders, Crickets, Colorado Potato Beetles and Caterpillars.

Key Benefits

  • Effective against various household & garden pests.
  • Organic food grade.
  • Creates a natural & safe barrier.
  • Use in the home & garden.
  • Made in the USA!

Precautions

Do not inhale product. Keep out of reach of children. Store in a cool dry place. Do not use if tamper evidence seal is missing or broken.

 

Instructions

Every flea you see on your pet means that there are approximately 30 more living in your home. By applying Flea Away® DE as directed below to 3 zones you will create an undesirable environment for fleas and be extremely pleased with the results.

Zone 1 - Pet Dogs, Cats, Kitten, and PuppiesApply only to a completely dry pet. Lift up sprinkle spout. Turn container upside down holding it no more than 2 inches from your pet's body. Gently shake one time dispensing Flea Away DE from the back of the neck along the backbone of your pet using 1 teaspoon per 10 pounds of your pet's weight. (Ex: 3 teaspoons for 30 lbs. pet). Applying to backbone area first gently massage Flea Away ®DE into the skin area going against the grain of your pets' fur then gently massage into all other areas including head, ears (avoid eye and inner ear area), neck, tailbone, belly, legs, and feet. Repeat application weekly if needed

Zone 2 - Home and Carpet For best results use on dry carpet * Carpet - Vacuum first to bring fibers to the surface. Lift up sprinkle spout dispenser no more than 2 inches from carpet surface and shake approximately 1/2 teaspoon of Flea Away® DE onto 3 ft. x 3 ft. of carpet. Using a rug rake or broom very gently but thoroughly spread and brush Flea Away into fibers and matting of carpet. Repeat for every 3 ft. x 3 ft. of carpet. Vacuum the entire carpet 48 hours after each application to remove any excess dust. Repeat application again in one week. Once a month thereafter. * Sofa, couch, upholstery, chairs - If your pet is allowed in these area, there are fleas living under cushions and in the cracks and crevices. Simply take Flea Away® DE and rub into these areas once a month. No vacuuming is needed. * Pet bedding - Rub Flea Away DE into cushions, cracks, and crevices once a week. No vacuuming is needed.

 Zone 3 - Yard and Outdoor Pet Areas To apply in your yard or garden, sprinkle Flea Away ® DE around outdoor areas where your pet spends time. Use approximately one bottle per 400 sq. ft. of yard. In areas close to the house try to get it into cracks and crevices creating a border in front of doorway entrances to home. The powder can be mixed with water and applied using a sprayer (use approximately two tablespoons per gallon of water). Fleas like shady, sandy, and moist areas. Be sure to remove yard debris and keep grass moved short in shady spots. Re-apply every 2-3 week in target areas if flea infestation is severe, or if you live in an area with a long flea season.