Horse Tack Review


Miracle Coat
No Fly Zone Natural Horse Spray
Fly Control

For Sale on eBay


Manufacturer: Miracle Coat
Model: No Fly Zone Natural Horse Spray
Category: Fly Control

Purchase: I bought a 32 oz spray bottle of Miracle Coat No Fly Zone at Rural King for $9.99. I was looking for an organic or natural fly repellent for my horse. I do not like to apply chemical after chemical to a horse's skin, and I am a strong proponent for herbal medicines.

Likes: The active ingredients are a mixture of Citronella, lemon grass and clove. You could smell the clove strongly, and it was a refreshing change from the medicinal and chemical odors of other fly sprays. I have always used Miracle Coat products on my show dogs (Irish and Gordon Setters)(the lusterizer and conditioner is marvelous for removing tangles (even on a dry coat) and the 4:1 shampoo, laden with tea tree oil, is a natural flea repellent that REALLY works), so I figured I couldn't go wrong. The flies (face and stable) were getting thick at the barn the other day, and my poor horse, though he'd been hosed and sprayed with repellent several times during the day, was miserable, stomping his feet and twitching his tail and skin. I used No Fly Zone on him and the flies, though a few continued to try to land, quickly dwindled to just a handful in the air around him, and even those eventually took off. I think it was the clove oil that did it, actually. My horse loved the scent and tried to lick my hands as I applied the repellent to his face. Other boarders in the barn were amazed when they saw how effective the spray was, and they asked if they could borrow it. Nothing else was working this year...not UltraShield, Bronco, or anything else; every horse that we used No Fly Zone on was more comfortable within seconds of using it, and long after we had applied it they were still fly-free.

Dislikes: There was nothing bad about this product.

Quality: Sturdy black recyclable plastic and well-balanced.

Summary: My confidence has never been higher with Miracle Coat products and I'll continue trying all their products. Watch out for dogs with immune system problems or skin/food allergies, however, when using Miracle Coat 4:1 shampoo; the tea tree oil may cause their skin to break out within 48 hours of a bath. Try on a small patch of skin first if you have worries. Their dog shampoo can also be used on horses.

Rating: 5

Author: Pam (setter-lover)

Date: 2006-06-09

Usefulness Rating: 0 out of 5.
1 reader(s) voted.

Please give us your opinion..





Other Reviews You May Find Interesting 


Spaulding Labs. Spaulding Labs Fly Predators Fly Control
gordon oil base fly spray gordons oil base fly control for horses Fly Control
gordon horse and pony oilbase fly spray Fly Control
Cashel Crusader Fly Mask Fly Control
Farnam Mosquito Halt Fly Control
Cashel Fly Mask with ears Fly Control
Absorbine Ultrashield Bonnet w/ears Fly Control
Zephyr's Garden No-Fly Zone Healving Salve Fly Control
Flyarmor mane and tail band Fly Control
Kensington Bug Eye Fly Mask (long w/ears) Fly Control
Schneiders Dura-Mesh Fly Mask with Halter Combo Fly Control
Dumor Fly Spray Fly Control
Manna Pro Calm Coat Fly Spray Fly Control
Farnam Endure Fly Spray Fly Control
Guardian Masks Guardian Fly Mask Fly Control
Top Horse Handy Helpers Fly Spray Fly Control
Gordon's Horse & Pony Spray Fly Control
Rambo Fly Buster Sheet with Neck Attachment Fly Control
Pyranah Spray & Wipe Fly Spray Fly Control
Weatherbeeta Kool Coat Airstream Combo Fly Sheet Fly Control

2004-2012 Horse Tack Review



 About Us •  Join Our Mailing List •  Privacy Policy