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

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

Lloyd Coombes
27 May 2020

Yes, really - it's possible.

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).

Keep up to date with everything Animal Crossing by watching below!

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.

*Gfinity may receive a small commission if you click a link from one of our articles onto a retail website and make a purchase. As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases. For more information, see our Cookie Policy. All prices listed were accurate at the time of publishing.