Switch Equine

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Switch Equine

Switch Equine is a external pour-on liquid to aid control of Sweet Itch in horses and donkeys.
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Switch Equine

Switch Equine is a external pour-on liquid to aid control of Sweet Itch in horses and donkeys.

Packaging: a clear solution containing 4% (4 g/100 ml) of the synthetic pyrethroid permethrin (cis:trans 80:20) for external application only.

Administration: Switch is a ready-to-use solution that should be applied at the rate of 1 ml per 10 kg bodyweight to a maximum of 40 ml.

Dosage in relation to bodyweight: Up to 100 kg (10 ml) / 200 kg (20 ml) / 300 kg (30 ml) and Over 300 kg (40 ml).

Directions for use: Switch should be applied using the calibrated dispensing chamber incorporated into the applicator bottle, then apply the measured dose in approximately equal portions to the mane and rump avoiding the saddle area. (Take care to avoid eye contact /the product must not be applied forward of the ears.), treatment should be started at the beginning of the sweet itch season and should be repeated as necessary - treatment once weekly should be sufficient for most horses and if horses and donkeys are to be groomed apply Switch after grooming.

This should not be used in food producing animals.

Our VetOur vet says... "Sweet itch is common in horses and is caused by the allergic reaction to bites from midges. Switch can be applied weekly from early spring to prevent sweet itch from occurring. If your horse already has sweet itch, apply to the mane and hindquarters and any areas which are affected. Try to avoid the saddle area."

Delivery Info

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Light (usually non-food) orders under £29 are charged £2.99 postage. Heavy (typically food) orders under £29 are charged £4.49 postage.

For Light items (under 2kg) our standard method is Royal Mail Second Class (there are a few exceptions, so if in doubt check our Delivery page).

To get it faster you can upgrade Light items to Royal Mail 1st Class or a Guaranteed Courier service, Saturday Courier or even before 12 noon services where available. There's a small fee, but if you're in a hurry they are worth considering. To ensure you receive your items as quickly as possible, please place your order before 12 Noon Monday to Thursday as there is no standard Saturday courier delivery.

Heavy items weighing 2kg and more are sent via courier. Heavy items ordered after 12 Noon Friday, or anytime Saturday and Sunday will be processed as soon as possible during working days.

Please note that if you are purchasing a mix of Light and Heavy items at the same time, these will be sent separately. The Heavy items being sent by Courier, the Light items by Royal Mail Second Class.

All exceptions to these guidelines are noted in the product description.


For more information, view our Delivery page.

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Switch Equine

5/ 5
(12 customer reviews)
  1. 5
    "Product extremely effective and easy to use ."
    Review by / (Posted on
  2. 5
    "No problems at all to ship it ti sweden! Thanks for the service and fast shipping"
    Review by Carina Boerjesson / (Posted on
  3. 5
    "We needed it to our horses"
    Review by Jeanette Klasson / (Posted on
  4. 5
    "Fantastic product would highly recommend"
    Review by / (Posted on
  5. 5
    "Oundbärligt, bra produkt!"
    Review by Carita Borgarp / (Posted on
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