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    Clegs ( horse flies )

    Just back from the field, I was out the car less than 30 seconds and got bitten on the back of my leg. I HATE the feckers :mad::mad: Will be going up tomorrow looking as much like a zebra as I can( albeit a large, overweight ,middle-aged one o_O) I hate to say it but bring back winter lol
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    Clegs ( horse flies )

    So if I don't know whether outchy :eek:
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    Clegs ( horse flies )

    Antihistamine, cold compress( ice or frozen peas ) or all the above you have my sympathy and empathy ;)
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    Clegs ( horse flies )

    The bastards hunt by sight ... not smell, hence most ( all ) fly repellent do not work on these feckers
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    Welcome home Pepsi ❤️

    I agree he needs more topline , he does not need any more weight... he looks perfect :):)
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    Clegs ( horse flies )

    If zebra stripe fly repellent rugs work.... why can we not have fly(cleg) repellent clothing? Just asking :confused:
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    Clegs ( horse flies )

    2 weeks.... I swear to god they live all summer :eek::eek:
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    Clegs ( horse flies )

    I react to cleg bites, read itching, swelling and blistering around the bite site, despite taking antihistamines. Is there anything I can do to stop me being a cleg buffet and enjoy summer riding? :) Thanks :p
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    Healing vibes needed

    So sorry to hear this, you have really tried every thing to help her. Be kind to yourself, It is the last kindness that we can give them xx
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    2021 Foals .. what have you got cooking ?

    Wow....those ears :D
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    Worst thing the cat's done.

    lol
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    Worst thing the cat's done.

    I only ask as I know that cats are obligate carnivores o_O:rolleyes:o_O
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    Worst thing the cat's done.

    Is there a reason why he is vegetarian ?
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    Thank goodness for insurance

    It wasn't your post that caused offence,,, Lev for some reason took it upon herself ( in her grief ) to take it out on you
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    Opinions please

    Firstly thank you all for your replies :) she was seen by two surgeons this morning and given that there has been a huge improvement in her symptoms.... brighter, more active (she trotted with the vet on the way into the surgery, and pulled him back to us on the way out !!) The swelling of her...
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