Flea & Tick Deterrent

Summertime and the great outdoors naturally go together–but so do insects and other critters that we need to take care to guard against.

Here is a safe blend that will help protect you and your pets from ticks and fleas:

Flea & Tick Deterrent

Mix 2 cups of white vinegar with 1 cup of water;
Add 1 Tablespoon on Lemon juice concentrate & 2 Tablespoons of vegetable oil;
Add 15 drops of pure Peppermint essential oil.

Place in a spray bottle and shake well before applying.

Use several times throughout the day–on fur, hair, skin (avoiding sensitive areas like eyes, etc.)

For young children, skip the essential oil as it may be too irritating for sensitive skin.

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