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Homemade fly spray recipe

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        03-19-2008, 09:54 AM
      #11
    Foal
    Haven't tried it yet, it's still too cold here in the northeast. In fact, can you actually believe that am looking forward to seeing a bug?! Just because it would mean that we are having more then one 70 degree day!
         
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        03-19-2008, 12:44 PM
      #12
    Trained
    I've used it the last 3 years. It does work it's just not as long lasting as store bought stuff! But if you keep applying it it works great!
         
        03-19-2008, 01:46 PM
      #13
    Started
    Mm, the mouthwash is an ingredient I haven't seen before, interesting. We use a mixture of skin so soft, vinegar and eucalyptus oil (can add citronella too, but its optional).
         
        03-22-2008, 05:04 AM
      #14
    Foal
    I have tried only the other day and this recipie worked wonders and seems to last ages. It was 33% paraffin oil, 33% eucalyptus oil and 33% detol or antiseptic all mixed up in a cheap spray bottle.
         
        03-31-2008, 04:45 PM
      #15
    Foal
    We use Vicks Vapor Rub ointment in the ears. Rub a little in the ears; this will help keep the flies, gnats and mosquitoes off.
         
        04-01-2008, 12:58 PM
      #16
    Yearling
    My QH is allergic to Skin So Soft.
    She breaks out in hives.
         
        04-01-2008, 01:46 PM
      #17
    Showing
    That sounds awesome; I'll definitely. Give it a try.
         

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