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Fly-Rid Plus Multipurpose Spray

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Fly-Rid Plus Multipurpose Spray

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Durvet

Protects Your Animals


Indoor/Outdoor & On-Animal Use

Kills & Repels Flies (6 types), Mosquitoes & Gnats

35-Day Control of Fleas & Ticks on Dogs

60-Day Control of Cockroaches, Spiders & Ants

Active Ingredient







*(3-Phenoxyphenyl) methyl (+/-) cis-trans-3-(2,2-dichloroethenyl) 2,2-dimethylcyoclopropanecarboxylate (Cis/Trans ratio: Min. 35% (+/-) cis and max. 65% (+/-) trans.)


Fly-Rid Plus Multipurpose Spray Caution

Directions For Use

It is a violation of Federal law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling.



Avoid contamination of feed and foodstuffs.

Precautions And Restrictions

Except when applying to pets or livestock, do not enter or allow others to enter until sprays have dried.

Do not use on crops used for food, forage or pasture. Do not apply this product with a sponge. Except when applying to pets and livestock, do not apply this product in away that will contact workers or other persons, either directly or through drill. Except when applying to pets and livestock, only protected handlers may be in the area during application. When used in Dairy Barns or facilities: Close milk bulk tank lids to prevent contamination from spray and from dead or falling insects. Remove or cover milking utensils before application Wash teats of animals before milking. Not for use in outdoor residential misting systems. Do not use in commercial food/feed handling establishments, restaurants or other commercial facilities where food is commercially prepared, processed, served or stored. Do not use in institutions, schools, office buildings or similar commercial buildings. Do not breathe dust, vapors, or spray mist. Cover or remove all food processing surfaces and utensils during treatment, and thoroughly wash before use. Do not apply when food or drinking water is present. Not for broadcast use on indoor residential surfaces. Do not use in aircraft cabins. Not for use in commercial animal premise automatic misting systems.

Indoor Application: For spot application only. Do not use as a space spray indoors. In the home, all food processing surfaces and utensils should be covered during treatment or thoroughly washed before use. Exposed food/feed should be covered or removed. Remove pets and birds and cover fish aquariums before surface applications. Do not use on humans. Do not allow children or pets to contact treated areas until surfaces are dry.

Surface Spraying: Hold sprayer approximately 12 to 15 inches away from surface to be treated and spray until surface is damp, but not to the point of run-off. For 60-day (two months) control of cockroaches, scorpions, millipedes, centipedes, SPIDERS, ants, crickets. Direct the spray into hiding places, cracks and crevices, and behind shelves and drawers. For Ants, spray trails, nests and points of entry.

To Control Fleas (Adults and Larvae) and Ticks, including ticks which may carry Lyme Disease (Adults and Larvae): Thoroughly spray infested areas, pet beds, resting quarters, nearby cracks and crevices, along and behind baseboards, moldings, window and door frames, and entire areas of floor and floor covering. Fresh bedding should be placed in animal quarters following treatment. Repeat treatment every 35 days as needed. Allow to dry thoroughly before allowing pets to contact treated areas. To control the source of flea infestations, treat your pet with a product registered for animal application. Also, treat your yard with a product registered for yard application.

On Livestock: To Protect Cattle (Beef and Dairy), Goats, Sheep, Hogs, and Horses from Horn Flies, Face Flies, House Flies, Mosquitoes and Gnats: Apply a light mist sufficient to wet the surface of the hair. For face flies, spray face and head but do not spray into eyes.

To Control Stable Flies, Horse Flies and Deer Flies: Apply at a rate of 2 ounces per adult animal sufficient to wet the hair thoroughly. Repeat treatment daily or at intervals necessary to give continued protection.

To Control Blood Sucking Lice: Apply to the infested areas of the animal using a stiff brush to get the spray to the base of the hair. Repeat every 3 weeks if required.

To Control Poultry Lice: Spray roosts, walls and nests or cages thoroughly. This should be followed by spraying over the birds with a fine mist.

FOR PET USE - USE ONLY On Dogs: Consult a veterinarian before using this product on debilitated, medicated, aged, pregnant or nursing animals. Sensitivities may occur after using any pesticide product for pets. If signs of sensitivity occur bathe your pet with mild soap and rinse with large amounts of water. If signs continue, consult a veterinarian immediately.

To Control Fleas, Ticks and Lice: Start spraying at the tail moving the dispenser rapidly and making sure that the animal’s entire body is covered including the legs and under body. While spraying, fluff the hair so that the spray will penetrate to the skin. Make sure spray wets thoroughly but do not saturate animal. Do not spray into eyes or face. Avoid contact with genitalia. Use protective gloves or mitts when applying product. Repeat treatment every 35 days as necessary for control.

Note: Not for use on puppies less than 12 weeks old. DO NOT USE ON CATS OR KITTENS.

OUTDOOR APPLICATION: General Restrictions and Precautions: Do not water the treated area to the point of run-off. Do not make applications during rain. All outdoor applications must be limited to spot or crack-and-crevice treatments only, except for the following permitted uses: 1) Treatment to soil or vegetation around structures; 2) Applications to lawns, turf, and other vegetation; 3) Applications to building foundations, up to a maximum height of 3 feet. Other than applications to building foundations, all outdoor applications to impervious surfaces such as sidewalks, driveways, patios, porches and structural surfaces (such as windows, doors and eaves) are limited to spot and crack-and-crevice applications, only. Application is prohibited directly into sewers or drains, or to any area like a gutter where drainage to sewers, storm drains, water bodies, or aquatic habitat can occur. Do not allow the product to enter any drain during or after application. To Control Ticks, including ticks which may carry Lyme Disease (Perimeter Treatment): Use as a residual treatment to control ticks, including the Deer Tick, Lone Star Tick, Brown Dog Tick, American Dog Tick, and Western Black Legged Tick. For each area listed below, apply until surface is wet, but not to the point of run off (approximately 1 gal/750-1,000 ft). Treat around windows and doors, porches, screens, eaves, patios, garages, under stairways and in crawl spaces where these pests may enter. Treat a band of vegetation and leaf litter 6 to 10 feet wide around and the outside of buildings to help control ticks occurring there. To help control ticks in outer activity areas, treat a band of vegetation and leaf litter 6 to 10 feet wide and adjacent to activity areas, especially where dense vegetation occurs.

First Aid


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.

Have the product container or label with you when calling a poison control center or doctor or going for treatment. For emergency information contact: National Pesticide Information Center at 1-800-858-7378.

Precautionary Statements - Hazards To Humans And Domestic Animals - Caution

Harmful if absorbed through skin. Avoid contact with skin, eyes, or clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum, or using tobacco. Remove and wash contaminated clothing before reuse.

Environmental Hazards

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 pesticide is highly toxic to bees exposed to direct treatment on blooming crops or weeds. Do not apply this product or allow it to drill to blooming crops or weeds while bees are actively visiting the treatment area

Personal Protective Equipment (ppe)

Applicators and other handlers must wear:

- Long-sleeved shirt and long pants

- Shoes plus socks

- Chemical resistant gloves made of any waterproof material

User Safety Requirements

Follow manufacturer’s instructions for cleaning and maintaining PPE. If such instructions for washables exist, use detergent and hot water. Keep and wash PPE separately from other laundry. Discard clothing and other absorbent materials that have been drenched or heavily contaminated with this products concentrate. Do not reuse them.

User Safety Recommendations

Users should wash hands before eating, drinking, chewing gum, using tobacco, or using the toilet Users should remove clothing/PPE immediately if pesticide gets inside. Then wash thoroughly and put on clean clothing, Users should remove PPE immediately after handling this product. Wash the outside of gloves before removing. As soon as possible, wash thoroughly and change into clean clothing.

Storage And Disposal

Do not contaminate feed, food or water by storage or disposal.

PESTICIDE STORAGE: Store in a cool, dry, and secure area. Store in original sealed container away from food or feed.

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: Nonrefillable container. Do not reuse or refill this container. If empty: 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.

EPA Reg. No. 47000-148-12281

EPA EST. NO. 47000-IA-1

For questions or comments please call 1-800-821-5570 or e-mail

Manufactured for: Durvet Inc., 100 S.E. Magellan Drive, Blue Springs, MO 64014




32 oz (946 mL)

Rev. 05/12

1 Gallon (3.785 mL)

Rev. 05/12

NAC No.: 10842054

Telephone:   816-229-9101
Toll-Free:   800-821-5570
Fax:   816-224-3080
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