Equi-Spot Spot-On Protection For HorsesThis page contains information on Equi-Spot Spot-On Protection For Horses for veterinary use.
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- Equi-Spot Spot-On Protection For Horses Indications
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Equi-Spot Spot-On Protection For HorsesThis treatment applies to the following species:
DEFENDS YOUR HORSE’S HEALTH AND COMFORT
PROTECTS FOR UP TO 14 DAYS
WON’T SWEAT OFF
PROTECTS HORSES FOR UP TO 14 DAYS FROM
TICKS I FLIES I GNATS I MOSQUITOES
IDEAL FOR PASTURED HORSES
KILLS & REPELS TICKS THAT MAY TRANSMIT LYME DISEASE
KILLS & REPELS STABLE & FACE FLIES THAT MAY CAUSE SUMMER SORES
FIGHTS MOSQUITOES THAT MAY TRANSMIT WEST NILE VIRUS
Permethrin* (CAS # 52645-53-1)
*cis/trans ratio: Max 55% (±) cis and Min 45% (±) trans
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
Equi-Spot Spot-On Protection For Horses Caution
DO NOT USE ON CATS
Kills and repels house flies, stable flies, face flies, horn flies, eye gnats, and ticks on horses
READ ENTIRE LABEL BEFORE EACH USE
USE ONLY ON HORSES OVER 12 WEEKS OF AGE
HAZARDS TO HUMANS AND DOMESTIC ANIMALS
Equi-Spot Spot-On Protection For Horses Caution
Hazards to Humans: Harmful if swallowed or absorbed through skin. Causes moderate eye irritation. Avoid contact with skin, eyes or clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum, or using tobacco. Wear long-sleeved shirt and long pants, socks, shoes, and gloves. Remove and wash contaminated clothing before reuse. Wear protective eyewear.
Hazards to Domestic Animals:
DO NOT USE ON CATS. May be toxic and potentially fatal if applied to or ingested by cats.
FOR EXTERNAL USE ON HORSES ONLY. Do not use on foals under 12 weeks of age. Consult a veterinarian before using this product on debilitated, aged, medicated, pregnant, or nursing horses. Consult a veterinarian before using on horses with known organ dysfunction. DO NOT USE ON CATS or animals other than horses. Certain medications can interact with pesticides. It is advisable to consult a veterinarian before using this product with any other pesticide or drug.
FIRST AID: If Swallowed: Immediately call a poison control center or doctor. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by the poison control center or doctor. Do not give any liquid to the person. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. If in Eyes: Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice. If on Skin or Clothing: Take off contaminated clothing. Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.
In case of medical emergencies or health and safety inquiries, or in case of fire, leaking or damaged container or for product use information, call toll free: 800-234-2269.
Have the product container or label with you when calling a poison control center or doctor, or going for treatment.
Adverse ReactionsSome animals may be sensitive to ingredients in this product. Reactions in horses may include skin sensitivity. Horses may show lethargy, increased pruritus (itchiness), erythema (redness), rash and hair discoloration or hair loss at the application site. Observe horse following treatment. Sensitivity may occur after using ANY pesticide product on a horse. If signs of sensitivity occur bathe your horse with a mild, non-insecticidal shampoo and rinse with large amounts of water. If signs continue, consult a veterinarian immediately and report incident to company at 800-234-2269.
Physical Or Chemical Hazards
COMBUSTIBLE. DO NOT USE OR STORE NEAR HEAT OR OPEN FLAMES.
This pesticide is extremely toxic to aquatic organisms, including fish and invertebrates. To protect the environment, do not allow pesticide to enter or run off into storm drains, drainage ditches, gutters or surface waters. Applying this product in calm weather when rain is not predicted for the next 24 hours will help to ensure that wind or rain does not blow or wash pesticide off the treatment area. This product is highly toxic to bees exposed to direct treatment on blooming crops or weeds. Do not apply this product or allow it to drift to blooming crops or weeds while bees are actively visiting the treatment area.
Directions For Use
It is a violation of Federal law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling.
DO NOT USE ON HORSES INTENDED FOR FOOD USE
DO NOT USE ON FOALS UNDER 12 WEEKS OF AGE
Farnam® Equi-Spot® Spot-On Protection for Horses is most effective when applied such that it can spread over the largest portion of the horse’s body surface possible. For maximum protection, apply product as described below to the specified target areas in each Defense Zone.
Remove product applicators from package. Fold along perforation between applicators and tear off one application. Return unused applicators to package. Holding applicator with tipped end pointing up and away from face and body, snap off narrow end at fold line. Apply one applicator (10 ml) of product solution as follows: For optimum effectiveness, apply one spot to each location pictured in diagram below. Apply to both the right AND left sides of the horse. Use all product in applicator.
Hold the left and right sides of applicator between your thumb and index finger. With the back end of applicator tilted slightly downward, softly place the flat edge of the applicator tip on the location where you want to apply the product. Slowly tip back end of applicator upward until a spot of product, approximately the size of a quarter, is expelled from applicator.
Defense Zone I - Head, Neck & Chest:
● Top of forehead and under the forelock
● Poll area
● Side of head at mid jaw line
● Side of neck
● Chest area
Defense Zone II - Body:
● Upper hip
● Side of hip
● Lower side of horse
Defense Zone III - Legs:
● On the back of both front legs beginning at knee
● On the back of both hind legs beginning at hock
Do not allow the product to contact horse’s eyes or mucous membranes. When finished, wrap applicator and put in trash. Do not reapply for 14 days (2 weeks).
Storage And Disposal
Do not contaminate water, food or feed by storage or disposal.
Pesticide Storage: Store in cool, dry place. Protect from freezing.
Pesticide Disposal: If empty: Do not reuse container. Place in trash or offer for recycling if available. If partly filled: Call your local solid waste agency for disposal instructions. Never place unused product down any indoor or outdoor drain.
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CENTRAL Garden & Pet
Farnam - Your Partner in Horse Care™
Manufactured for: Farnam Companies, Inc., 1501 E. Woodfield Road 200W, Schaumburg, IL 60173
EPA Reg. No. 270-279
EPA Est. No. 2724-TX-1
©2014-2015, 2018 Farnam Companies, Inc. Your Partner in Horse Care; Farnam, Farnam with design and Equi-Spot are trademarks of Farnam Companies, Inc. Central Garden & Pet and Central Garden & Pet with design are trademarks of Central Garden & Pet Company.
0.34 FL OZ TOTAL
1 Application 0.34 fl.oz. (10.0 ml)
2 WEEK SUPPLY
1.02 FL OZ TOTAL
3 Applications 0.34 fl.oz. (10.0 ml)
6 WEEK SUPPLY
2.04 fl oz total
6 Applications 0.34 fl oz (10.0 ml)
12 WEEK SUPPLY
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