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post #11 of 21 Old 05-30-2009, 12:05 PM
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Is there a fly repellant or killer in a paste form that i could use in ears?

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post #12 of 21 Old 05-30-2009, 07:46 PM
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I use Pyranha. Its really the only fly spray that I have ever found that truly works!

"Pyranha Wipe N' Spray: Is a pyrethrum-based formula that is applied directly on the animal. This ready-to-use product provides fly protection and imparts a high sheen to the hair when brushed out. A favorite of show horse owners, effective protection results from only 1 to 2 ounces per head. Wipe N' Spray is citronella scented and contains lanolin as a coat conditioner. It has been proven effective on biting flies, mosquitoes, gnats, fleas and ticks. "


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post #13 of 21 Old 05-30-2009, 08:26 PM
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I llike the pyranha also. It works very well. Its really the only stuff i have found that keeps the flys off for a long period of time.

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post #14 of 21 Old 05-30-2009, 09:17 PM
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I use Country Vet or Ultrashield EX. They're both .50 % pyrethrins, which is the highest commercial amount you can buy. The Country Vet works they best IMO, but the Ultrashield works longer. I also use Equispot in addition to fly spray in the really buggy months.

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post #15 of 21 Old 05-30-2009, 11:34 PM Thread Starter
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cool- thanks everyone!

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post #16 of 21 Old 06-01-2009, 01:12 PM
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Is there a fly repellant or killer in a paste form that i could use in ears?
You can use this roll-on stuff;
Farnam® Endure® Roll-On - Horse.com
I dont have any experience with it. But it should work for ears.


I use Wipe by farnam and LOVE it. It works great and smells awesome. =]




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post #17 of 21 Old 06-01-2009, 01:20 PM
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I have found Endure to be the best, (I have only tried the spray) its expensive but it works..... But I rotate also as it seems to help to do that, I also use bug block, absorbine super shield and pyranha
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post #18 of 21 Old 06-02-2009, 05:10 AM
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Endure!!
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post #19 of 21 Old 06-02-2009, 09:05 AM
 
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iv found that Leovet Power Phaser Durativ works well
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post #20 of 21 Old 06-02-2009, 09:07 AM
 
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forgot to say Leovet Power Phaser Durativ is a paste so it could be used on ears however it also comes in a spray version
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