Sheep and goat-Sheep ked

Melophagus ovinus

Management-chemical control

  • permethrin at 8 oz/25 gal water. Do not treat more often than once every 2 weeks. Thoroughly wet all portions of the body by dipping or spraying with sufficient pressure and with a nozzle adjustment to penetrate the wool. Sheep only.
  • permethrin 1% pour-on-Pour along backline and down face. Use 0.5 fl oz per 100 lb of body weight to a maximum of 3 fl oz per animal. Repeat as needed. Use no more than once every 2 weeks. Sheep only.
  • permethrin + piperonyl butoxide-Usage instructions depends upon concentration. Follow label for dosage and precautions. Sheep only.
  • pyrethrin + piperonyl butoxide-Usage instructions depends upon concentration. Follow label for dosage and precautions.
  • zeta-cypermethrin dust at 2 oz per animal. Apply directly to animal.
  • zeta cypermethrin with piperonyl butoxide dust at 2 oz per animal. Apply directly to animal. Repeat as necessary, but not more often than once every 3 days.