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post #1 of 5 Old 04-24-2007, 09:14 AM Thread Starter
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Flies!!!

Well it is getting to be that time of year again when the flies are going to come out and aggrevate the horses!! I spend alot of money every year on fly sprays I was wondering if anyone has a homemade mix?? Thanks a bunch, Jennifer
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post #2 of 5 Old 04-24-2007, 02:56 PM
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i use this mix every year and it seems to work.
makes 2litres:
6drops of citronella oil
4tble sp surgical spirit
4 tble sp vinegar
1 pint cold tea
1 tsp washing up liquid or tea tree oil
then add cold wather to make up to 2litres.
hope this helps
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post #3 of 5 Old 07-07-2007, 10:12 PM
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best new product on the market.... www.tufffrog.com. It really works
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post #4 of 5 Old 07-07-2007, 10:12 PM
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best new product on the market.... www.tufffrog.com. It really works
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post #5 of 5 Old 07-09-2007, 08:31 AM
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The only one helped me (and I know number of people who also use it after trying bunch) is "Endure". Not for VERY long, but at least for several hours.
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