Using Bleach to Get Rid of Fleas

I have a dog and now I have fleas in my backyard. Can I use bleach in my yard to get rid of the fleas?

By Charles from Fortsmith, AR

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September 16, 20100 found this helpful
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An exterminator told an aquaintence of mine about using bleach years ago. As I understand, bleach works to kill ticks but not fleas. I'm not sure why.

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Bleach can be harmful to pets if they walk in an area treated with bleach and then lick their paws, ingesting some of it.

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