Animal Crossing New Horizons 24 Feb 2021 2:34 PM +00:00

Animal Crossing New Horizons: How To Catch Fleas Off Of Villagers


Animal Crossing New Horizons players have been filling their museum with fish, bugs, and all sorts of other critters since the game launched, but there's something you might not have realised you can catch – Fleas.


These cheeky little blighters aren't caught the same way as others, so here's how to add some to your collection (gross).

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Animal Crossing: New Horizons - How to catch Fleas

Fleas will only catch you a paltry 70 Bells and a Nook Miles achievement, but they're worth grabbing nonetheless – especially because it'll undoubtedly brighten your neighbour's day.

Between April and November (Northern Hemisphere) or October and May (Southern Hemisphere), you might notice your villagers have little black dots wandering across their body (ew).

To catch the fleas, simply swing your net at the villager, and hey presto - instant pest control.

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