One of your biggest nuisance for every horse owner and the horse is flies. As a horse owner, it is your responsibility to control these bothersomes insect. Flies are not only annoying, they are also carry disease and a hazard for the horse health. Besides, they leave the painful bites on horse’s body, what make the horses stressful and unpleasant.
However, with so many different fly spray products for hourses on the market, it can be hard to find the ones that work best. This is why I have considered the price, type, ingredients and features of each fly spray and choosing here top 5 best fly spray for horses.
It is obvious top 1 on mu list as it is consider as the most effective in temporarily getting rid of annoying flies. Not only flies, it also can control mosquitoes and gnats. What I like about this product is tha it can be use even in the rainy season. It will stay and protect your horses without beding washed off by rain or water.
Pyranha Wipe ‘N Spray has the special design from pyrethrum – an effective fly repellent . It can either be spraied it or wiped onto your horse’s coat. It comes in a jug of 1 gallons and premixed. After being wiped, it will make the horse’s hair become nice sheen thanks to lanolin – a coat conditioner. It also not irritate yoou due to the nice citronella scent.
The most attractive feature of this fly spray is that it design to be weatherproof, resistant to sweat. Due to that, you can use it during the rain season or summer. Especially, you may surprised that it can control the files for yp to 17 days. It contains natural Pyrethrins in the formula. It can be consider as the most effective insecticide-repellent on the market today. It can be used on dogs as well.
Although it is not alsway be as long as the 17 days but there are not much fly spray products has longer duration than this one. It also contains contains sunscreen and coat conditioners for the nice, shine coat. Its ingredients includes Pyrethrins (from chrysanthemums), Permethrin, and Piperonyl Butoxide, thes are organic and safe for horses. It comes in a 32-ounce premixed spray bottle.
Farnam product this fly spray specially for sweaty and wet conditions. It has the features of control fly for up to 14 days before you need to re-spray it. Its infredients includes cypermethrin 0.15%, pyrethrins 0.20%, piperonyl butoxide 1.60%, and butoxypolypropylene glycol 5.00%. It comes in a 32-ounce pump spray bottle.
The bottle features an ability of 360-degree non-aerosol continuous spray. Which will ensure your horse is completely coated. It also features RepeLock, it is a special conditioner that not only help shine the coat but also binds to the hair shaft. However, the drawback is that it relatively expensive than other fly spray products.
This is another fly spray product that is guaranteed to 14 days protect your horses from six types of flies plus gnats, mosquitoes, lice, and deer ticks. It comes in a jug of 50-ounce jug. Its formula includes cypermethrin, pyrethrins, piperonyl butoxide, and butoxypolypropylene glycol. It is premixed so you just need to pour it in the spray bottle. However, it does not comes with the spray bottle so you will need to purchase separately.
If you are looking for the organic, totally safe and environment friendly fly spray products, this is the way to go. This fly spray from Espree is produced from all natural ingredients that are safe for your horses and the environment. It is made of botanical oils to get rid of flies.
Besides, it also includes coat conditioners and sunscreen, which will keep the shine, nice coat for the horses. It also good if you are worry about any harm to your animals, this organic spray is the best choice for you.