Killitch is a solution designed to prevent and treat sweet itch in horses and ponies. sweet itch occurs when your animal is sensitive to midge bites which can result in itching and hair loss. Killitch’s active ingredient Benzyl Benzoate is an anti - parasitic insecticide which repels the culicoides midges that is responsible for sweet itch. When used regularly, especially in the spring, Killitch helps reduce bacterial infection.
Directions for use: Apply Killitch to the affected areas. Use fingers or soft cloth to rub the product in as soon as sweet itch is diagnosed and continue to do so throughout the rest of the sweet itch season (March - September).
All affected areas should be kept clean by shampooing and rinsing well at least once a week.
After shampooing or heavy exercise, re- apply to ensure adequate protection.
Initial applications should be made twice daily reducing to once daily and then 3 - 4 times a week as the irritation lessens.