Annoying Tormentor: The Hirschlausfliege

The disadvantages of a dog's life undoubtedly include the pests that can attack the beloved four-legged friends. While tick. grass mite. Escaped and co. already have a fairly high level of awareness, but there are other pests that are just as unpleasant, but little known. In any case, one of these pests is the deer fly. It not only flies in late summer, but also in the autumn and looks for suitable hosts. Their main focus is not only on deer and horses. Even humans and dogs are only too happy to attack this little fly.

What the deer fly looks like