Hi everyone! So I've been working with Lambchop the haflinger for about a month now and things are coming along but as the weather improves here in the northeast, the number of flies/bees is ever increasing. Especially bees. He's been stung three times in the last week, and I can tell it's starting to stress him out. I can't even let him graze after a workout because they agitate him so bad. I've been scouring the internet but I can't seem to find anything about effective ways to keep them away. This is really becoming a hinderance so if anyone has any advice I'd really appreciate it! I feel so bad my boy.
Oh- I've tried a few kinds of fly spray and they do nothing for the bees. The flies I'm not concerned about because he doesn't seem very bothered by the flies but he's very bothered by the bees.