It’s that time again! With summer coming, unfortunately, so do the bugs. and with that comes the tale-tale signs of aggravation such as head nodding, feet stamping, and tail flipping. Insects are not only pests to us but to our horses as well, and the best way to safeguard your horse from the pesky insects is by protecting their face and eyes with a quality fly mask.
With so many different options when it comes to purchasing fly masks, it may be overwhelming to choose which one is best to protect your horse. Luckily, our equine specialist, Kim, understands your frustrations and is here to help! She has taken the time to research the best options to give your horse the most amount of protection, and with prints being in this season, you can protect your horse in style! Below is a list of the Top 5 Fly Masks for 2020. Stop receiving the blunt end of your horse’s frustrations, and ensure their health and happiness with a good fly mask!
Here are the Best Fly Masks for Your Horse This Year:
1) Exclusive Saxon Unicorn Mesh Fly Mask with Ears – This exclusive Unicorn print fly mask is a staple piece that your horse will need this summer! Made from a fine weave mesh that provides protection from nuisance flies and a wide velcro strap to ensure the ultimate fit.
2) Exclusive WeatherBeeta Llama Print ComFITec Essential Fly Mask – This adorable Llama and cactus print fly mask is made from an ultra fine weave mesh, that offers fly protection in a sturdy yet comfortable design! This mask, has an adjustable velcro strap to ensure a secure fit for every head size. The addition of ears, offers that extra needed coverage against sun and bugs!
3) Professional Choice Comfort-Fit Lycra Fly Mask – Made from stretchy lycra that will be comfortable on your horse, even the most finicky horses won’t try to pull them off. Made with mesh at the eyes and ears to protect your horse from nuisance flies and mosquitoes.
4) Cashel “Palms” Standard Fly Mask – Dare to be different! The Cashel Crusader fly mask brings on the beachy vibes with the limited edition “Palms” print. It provides all the same features and comfort of the standard colored Crusader fly masks. Designed with a patented three-hole cap, eliminating forelock damage and ensuring a comfortable fit that will stay put. Made with a soft coated nylon micro mesh that blocks 70% of the sun’s damaging UV rays and provides eye protection. A great option for stalled or turned out horses.
5)WeatherBeeta ComFITec Fine Mesh Fly Mask – Designed with vision, comfort, and durability in mind. The WeatherBeeta Fly Mask is made from fine mesh that allows for full vision. This mask als features double darts for a superb fit. A stretch fleece poll adds comfort and provides a custom fit to prevent nuisance flies from creeping in. There is soft fleece binding for additional comfort and to prevent rubs. Made with 2 Velcro straps to keep this mask securely in place. This fly mask, is also available with ears.
More Ways to Fight the Flies:
Need more quick advice on fly control?
Check out Kim’s simple 3-Step Guide to Feed-Thru Fly Control.
Want to learn how to use fly sprays like a BOSS? Read Lauren & Kim’s blog called How to Get Rid of Flies with Ease for a step-by-step approach being a success with fly spray.
It’s that easy!
For more solutions, see Jeffers Equine’s extensive selection of Fly & Insect Control Products.
If you need assistance or have a product you wish for us to carry, feel free to email Kim, firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-800-533-3377 and ask for Kim.