Animal Parasites

What are fleas?

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Answered 2018-03-15 02:35:22

Fleas are animals that live off the blood of animals.

A flea is a tiny insect that burrows into usually a pet's skin and can jump from place to place.

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Answered 2018-03-15 02:33:52

Fleas are parasites that live on animals such as dogs, cats, and chimpanzees.

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