Weatherbeeta Insect Shield Technology

Weatherbeeta Insect Shield Technology


What is Insect Shield?


Insect Shield® is a revolutionary product designed to provide long-lasting, effective and convenient personal insect protection. The durable protection provided by Insect shield is the result of years of research and testing. Insect shield products combine the insect shield process with a proprietary formulation of the insect repellent permethrin, which resulted in effective, odourless insect protection that lasts the expected lifetime of the product.





 How did permethrin originate, and what are its uses?

 The insect shield process binds a proprietary permethrin formula tightly to fabric fibres, there for resulting in an effective, odourless insect protection. Permethrin had been successfully used in the US with an excellent safety record. It is used in lice shampoo for children, flea dips for dogs and various other products.



Which insects does Insect Shield repel?


Insect Shield® as been proven and registered to repel mosquitoes, ticks, fleas, and flies. The EPA requires extensive effectiveness data to prove a product's ability to repel insects. Many species and varieties of these insects have been tested, including those that can carry dangerous diseases.


Tested and proven


Insect Shield technology results frm years of intensive research and field study. Numerous studies have confirmed that the effectiveness of Permethrin treated clothing as an insect repellent. Insect Shield's own testing methods follow USDA guidelines and the results conclusively show that our unique, long-lasting insect protection works. 


What this means for you and your horse


Whilst the Insect Shield technology is protecting your horse, you will save time and money on fly spray! You will also have the piece of mind that your horse will be protected 24 hours a day.


We have the new Weatherbeeta Supa-Fly Detach-a-neck rug with Insect Shield which is available to buy now!

Or have a look at our other rugs from Weatherbeeta!