Dilute at the rate of
: 1 part
to 9 parts clean water.
(To make 1 litre of Poultry Shield solution,
add 100ml Poultry Shield concentrate to 900ml clean water).
Directions for Use:
Remove any old
bedding, removable equipment, litter and debris from the poultry house.
*Please note that the poultry house should be completely dry before the
solution is applied. If the house is sprayed
when the walls are still wet,
the Poultry Shield solution will be diluted again - making it virtually
Thoroughly spray the interior of your hen house from top
to bottom with Poultry Shield
solution (a garden hand pump sprayer or knapsack
sprayer is ideal for this
so you can give the hard to reach places a good soak); including all your
nest boxes, perches and any other fittings.
Pay particular attention to
the roof joints and underneath your nest boxes and perches and then leave
for an hour to thoroughly soak.
Following the hours soak,
wash/brush clean your hen house, ensuring you thoroughly wash away any
Do not rely on just 'misting' the
poultry house, as it has to be
with the solution so that the liquid can
penetrate all the cracks and
crevices. This will ensure the removal of all the red mite eggs as well as the
within 7 days as a precaution against any missed
areas or 'hot spots'
(areas where the solution has been unable to
penetrate, and lice or mite eggs are still alive).
If your poultry house has a 'slated floor', it is advisable to take
out the slats from the house, scrape off all the detritus and thoroughly
Spray them again before putting them back in the poultry house.
*Please note that if you have a felt roof, ensure that the edges are
completely stuck down, as this is a great habitat for red mite.
Shield will not be able to clean between the felt and roof, as it simply
cannot reach. If the felt has come away, the best advice
would be to strip
the felt off completely and re-felt after treatment. Ideally, replace the
felt roof with Onduline sheeting.
All the other equipment which had been
removed before cleaning your hen house should be given a good wash with
This will ensure everything has been cleaned and
sanitised. For ease if you have a large bucket, you could fill this with
solution and leave to soak whilst you are cleaning the
house. Then give them a brush and a rinse before putting back into your
Poultry Shield Trade Order Case Sizes
Case (12 x 500 ml)
Case (6 x 1 litre )
Case (4 x 5 litre)