War Paint Insecticide Paste

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War Paint Insecticide Paste


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Product Summary:

War Paint®requires very small amounts to kill and repel flies. Small amounts of War Paint are placed on the horse only where flies tend to congregate.

War Paint, when applied to the horse, attaches to the hair of the horse and slowly releases the insecticide over a period of weeks. Full body fly control does not usually occur until 1 to 2 days after the application. The reason for this is it takes awhile for the formulation to release the insecticide onto the horse's hair.

Because War Paint is not only an insecticide, but also an effective repellent, you will notice that in the case of face fly activity, the repellent activity of the product will be apparent within hours if not immediately after application.

After a period of one to two weeks, as the insecticide is released onto the horse's hair, you will find that War Paint becomes powdery and will fall off the horse's hair leaving no adverse effects on the horse's appearance.

Directions For Use:

Full Body Fly Control:
Adult Horses:
For the treatment of pastured horses, it is recommended that a full application of War Paint be applied as a single treatment. This should provide adequate fly control for approximately one week on pastured horses.

Active Ingredients By Weight:
Permethrin (*(3-phenoxyphenyl) methyl cis, trans-3-(2,2-dichloroethyenyl)-2,2-dimethylcyclopropanecarboxylate 7.0%
Related Reaction Products - 0.6%
**Piperonyl Butoxide, Technical - 14.0%
N-octyl bicycloheptene dicarboximide - 21.0%
Inert Ingredients - 57.4%
Total - 100.0%
*cis-trans Isomer Ratio: Min. 35% Cis And Max. 65% Trans
**equivalent To Min. 11.2% (butylcarbityl) (6-propylpiperonyl) Ether And Max. 2.0% Related Compounds.
epa Reg. No. 58864-2-36208
epa Est. No. 58864-nb-1

Precautions For Use:
Do not apply to the hair of a wet animal since the product will not adhere to moist surfaces. War Paint, once applied to the hair of the horse, cannot be wiped off. Therefore, it should not be applied within 1 to 2 weeks of an anticipated show even in which the presence of small amounts of War Paint on the horse's hair would have an adverse effect on the horse's appearance. As with any product, certain horses may be sensitive to one of the ingredients in War Paint and develop some local irritation. If irritation occurs, discontinue use. If irritation persists, consult your veterinarian.

Precautionary Statements:
Hazards To Humans And Domestic Animals
War Paint Insecticidal Paste Caution
Harmful if swallowed or absorbed through the skin. Avoid contact with skin, eyes or clothing. Do not contaminate food or foodstuffs. Wash thoroughly with soap after handling.

Statement Of Practical Treatment:
-If Swallowed - Contact a physician or poison control center immediately.
-If On Skin - Immediately remove contaminated clothing, wipe material from skin and wash affected area with plenty of soap and water. Contact a physician if irritation persists. Wash clothing prior to reuse.
-If In Eyes - Flush eyes with plenty of water. Contact a physician of irritation persists.

Environmental Hazards:
This product is toxic to fish and other aquatic animals. Do not contaminate any body of water with this product by cleaning of equipment or disposal of wastes.

Storage And Disposal:
For Containers:
Do not contaminate water, food or feed by storage or disposal.
Tightly close cap and store in a dry place (preferably locked). Avoid temperatures over 100 degrees F (i.e. Do not leave product in closed vehicle during summer months).

Pesticide Disposal:
Wastes resulting from the use of this product may be disposed of on site or at an approved waste disposal facility.

Container Disposal:
Dispose of empty tube in a sanitary landfill or by incineration, or, if allowed by state and local authorities, by burning. If burned, stay out of smoke.

Size: 3.4 oz. applicator

Product Reviews by Customers

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to be able to apply around eyes with out it running down their face
DIAN W on Aug 17, 2015
Works wonderful for pastured horses for fly problems.
KATHY S O on Jul 3, 2015
Cheryl M on Jul 15, 2015
I have used this before. It works well for horses turned out and which tear their fly masks off.
Shirley D on Jun 17, 2015
Is it O.K. to use War Paint on an open sore?
A shopper on Oct 16, 2015
Best Answer: Yes, my horse gets open sores on his belly that bleed and attract flies. I use War Paint directly on the sores and cover them completely with the Paint. They heal a lot faster keeping the flies off the sores and depending on the weather it can stay on up to a week. I also use it around his eyes to keep the flies off because he refuses to wear a fly mask. Great Stuff!!!...
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