Soothes irritated and itchy skin.
A soothing, non-greasy lotion derived from plant extracts including Lemongrass, Marigold, Geranium, and Menthol Oils, to calm and cool irritated skin on horses troubled by itching.
This easy to use topical treatment aids in preventing rubbing following nuisance insects bites, or general skin irritation, by calming the skin and maintaining skin integrity.
Itch Gard also helps to reduce damage caused by rubbing to the Mane and Tail areas by conditioning and protecting skin and hair.
Shake well before use. Apply ItchGard to the affected area and massage thoroughly.
Use for at least three weeks starting daily.
Reduce the frequency to once per week if still required.
Lemongrass, Marigold, Geranium, and Menthol Oils.
What is Itchgard used for?
Itchgard is a soothing lotion used to calm and cool irritated skin on horses troubled by itching. It helps to reduce damage caused by rubbing to the Mane and Tail areas by conditioning and protecting hair whilst maintaining skin integrity
Is it safe to use when competing / racing under rules?
Yes, this product is safe to use when competing.
Is Itchgard similar to Kilitch*?
No, they are two different products from the Carr & Day & Martin Health category.
Killitch* is a Veterinary licenced product for the prevention and treatment of Sweet Itch. ItchGard may help to lesson some of the symptoms, but it will not prevent or treat the condition. If your pony has been given the diagnosis of suffering from the condition Sweet Itch we would recommend Killitch*.
What are the Ingredients in Itchgard?
Key Ingredients are derived from plant extracts including - Lemongrass, Marigold, Geranium and Menthol Oils.
How often do I need to use ItchGard?
Use for at least three weeks starting daily; and reduce the frequency to once per week if still required. Massaging thoroughly into the affected area.
How can I achieve the best results?
For best results when trying to prevent your horse from itching we recommend washing their coat with Gallop Medicated Shampoo to remove scabs and dandruff.
What fly spray is suitable for sensitive skin?
Citromax is a gentle yet effective formula that repels midges and all flying and biting insects. Produced from Eucalyptus Citriodora Oil.
About Carr & Day & Martin
Carr & Day & Martin - aka Carr Day Martin - is renowned for its Cornucrescine hoof ointment and line of horse healthcare, equine grooming and leather care products.
Carr & Day & Martin is the world’s oldest company involved in the manufacture of horse care products. Founded in 1765 they have held a Royal Warrant since the reign of King George IV and still hold the Royal Warrant today for the supply of quality saddlery care products to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.