UltraShield Sport Insecticide and Repellent is a sweat and weather resistant fly spray that provides protection to horses and ponies especially during hot or humid weather conditions. It is specially formulated to help repel and kill flying insects like horse flies, house flies, face flies, deer flies, horn flies, stable flies, gnats, and mosquitoes which may transmit deadly West Nile virus. This water-based formulation works even when the horse sweats or after rainfall to ensure continuous protection, plus it stays active for up to 14 days for a long-lasting control. It features an aromatic Citronella scent which helps attract more insects.
Shake well before using. Avoid contact with eyes or mucous membranes. Harmful if swallowed. Avoid contamination of food. To protect horses and ponies from horse flies, house flies, stable flies, face flies, horn flies, deer flies, gnats, mosquitoes: Thoroughly brush the horse's coat prior to application to remove loose dirt and debris. For dirty horses, shampoo and rinse thoroughly. Wait until the coat is completely dry before applying this product. Absorbine UltraShield Sport is sweat and weather resistant, so it keeps on working when the horse sweats, and after rainfall.
Spray or Wipe Application: Application should be liberal for best results. For horse's face, always apply as a wipe using a piece of clean, absorbent cloth, toweling (Turkish) or sponge. Avoid getting spray into horse's eyes, nose or mouth. Wear rubber glove or mitt when applying as a wipe. Spray or wipe horse's entire body while brushing against the lay of the coat to ensure adequate coverage.
Reapply every 14 days for fly control normal conditions for initial applications. As protection builds, reapply every 14-17 days. Reapply every 5 to 7 days for mosquito repellency. Also, reapply each time animal is washed thoroughly, particularly if with shampoo or soap.
This product is toxic to fish. Do not apply to any body of water. Do not contaminate water when disposing of equipment washwaters.