Deosect® Topical Spray for Horses
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- Product Details
Deosect Fly Killer Spray A powerful spray to help control flies and lice on horses and donkeys.
Administration: Deosect must be diluted before use and then carefully spray over the horse avoiding the eyes and broken skin. Use the table below to work out how much deosect and water should be used. Repeat the application every month.
Adult horses: 500ml of diluted solution per animal Ponies: 125ml of diluted solution per animal Deosect Water 10 ml 500 ml 20 ml 1 litre 100 ml 5 litres 200 ml 10 litres
Withdrawal Period: Not to be used in animals intended for human consumption.
It is available in
- 250ml, and 1L
- Residule insecitide
- For the control of flies and lice on horses
Active IngredientsCypermethrin Cis 50:Trans 50
Deosect must be diluted and mixed with water to make a solution just before use. A knapsack, hand sprayer or a sponge may be used to apply the solution. The solution should be used within 24 hours. Avoid spraying directly into animals eyes.
One litre of Deosect should be diluted with 50 litres of water. Alternatively, the following table may be used:
â€¢ Deosect 10ml diluted with 500ml Water
â€¢ Deosect 20ml diluted with 1 litre Water
â€¢ Deosect 100ml diluted with 5 litres Water
â€¢ Deosect 200ml diluted with 10 litres Water
A medium fine spray is advisable to avoid fogging of the diluted Deosect Spray. Careful attention must be paid to total animal coverage, especially the face, legs, back and hind quarters. The following amounts should be used:
500 ml of diluted solution per animal.
125 ml of diluted solution per animal.
The application of the solution should commence at the onset of the fly season and be repeated monthly for general fly control and every two weeks for severe head and face fly control.
Apply when lice are observed and repeat as necessary at a minimum interval of 14 days.