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GeminiJumper 07-07-2008 01:06 PM

The Best Fly Spray
 
So I was going to make a poll for this but thought there was too many different kinds. What is your favorite fly spray that you think works the best? Why do you like it? And about how much do you pay for it?

I really like Farnam's Bronco and I pay about $8-$9 a spray bottle. It has a really nice smell to it and I don't have to reapply it a lot.

hunterequlover781 07-07-2008 02:05 PM

I love endure. I'm not sure what we pay for it, but it works nicely and smells really good.

PoptartShop 07-07-2008 02:32 PM

I really like Absorbine. :D It works very well!!

kickshaw 07-07-2008 03:22 PM

pyranna (sp?)

works great - esp the aerosol

FriesianSH 07-07-2008 05:08 PM

UltraShield EX works the best for me.

My2Geldings 07-07-2008 08:55 PM

The spray that I like to use is Bronco. It costs a little more, but you can use a lot less and actually watch the flies turn around and go away which is proof it works really well.

http://www.valleyvet.com/ct_detail.h...2-00b0d0204ae5

upnover 07-07-2008 11:15 PM

Whatever works and doesn't cost an arm and a leg!

We have so many people at our barn who use different kinds of fly sprays the flies have gotten immune to most of the popular brands out there. Bronco has the same effect as water at our place. Pyrahna works decently, as does Absorbine Ultrashield (my personal fave, unfortunately is one of the most expensive kinds).

buckaroo2010 07-08-2008 08:47 PM

Piranna is really good!!! :)

Dumas'_Grrrl 07-09-2008 12:09 AM

We've been feeding the Apple cider Vinegar and its really working! :shock: 8)

Vidaloco 07-09-2008 09:33 PM

My frugal husband came home with a gallon jug of this stuff called Dy-Fly. He got it on the cattle side of the feed store. Its for all livestock including horses. It smell really bad and your suppose to just do a light mist being sure its just on the outer hair not down to the skin so you know it has to be nasty stuff. It works :shock: Our main problem lately has been mosquitoes and those big nasty horse flys.


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