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Natures Grub Diatomaceous Earth

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  • 200g Bottle £3.29
  • 2kg £11.99

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Description

Natures Grub Red Mite Powder (Formally know as Diatomaceous Earth) is a 100% natural product, prepared from the fossilised remains of ancient shell creatures so is totally inert and safe to humans and animals. DE can be used on animals, pets and birds against external parasites (lice, fleas, mites), internal parasites (worms), and for general good health.

Directions for use

To use for long-lasting red mite and flea control

  • Diatomaceous Earth should be used throughout the year as part of your hen house hygiene routine, preferably before you see any sign of red mite, as once they are visible to the naked eye the problem is much harder to control
  • Apply liberally to your hen house once a week, depending on the level of infestation, in a thick layer around the inside edge of your hen house, sprinkle in the nest boxes and around perches in particular. Can also be sprinkled in their dustbath
  • The most effective way to control red mite is to use a two pronged attack; firstly wash away the red mite's habitat with Poultry Shield or Smite liquid and then use Diatomaceous Earth for residual red mite control. Repeat in 6-7 days until mite are eliminated
  • To apply to the birds, puff the powder amongst the feathers, then ruffle the feathers to ensure a good coverage down to the quills. For dogs or cats, ruffle through their fur liberally to eradicate fleas and dust their bedding

To use as a mineral feed supplement

  • For Poultry: add 1-2 teaspoons per bird daily to their feed
  • For Dogs: add one large heaped teaspoonful per day for dogs over 25kg. For smaller dogs and cats add one level teaspoonful per day in their feed
  • For pigs, goats, sheep and horse rations, add 2% to their feed

Need help or advice? Contact us:

  • Landline: 01582 842096
  • Mon - Fri: 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • Sat: 9:00am - 1:00pm
  • Email: [email protected]

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Reviews (5)

Summary of Reviews for Natures Grub Diatomaceous Earth

Overall 5
Effectiveness
Ease Of Use
Value For Money
Absence Of Side Effects
5 out of 5 (100%) customers would recommend this product.
5 stars (3 reviews)
4 stars (2 reviews)
3 stars (0 reviews)
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45 Good
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By on 23 September 2019

Does what it said d on the tin

Customer recommends this product

55 Itchy tail , rubbing each side of top of tail.
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By on 15 August 2018

Tail rubbing stopped within 2 days of daily use around top of tail. Efficient!!

Customer recommends this product

55 Easy to use.
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By on 24 August 2017

I bought this to deal with some silver fish that had started to appear in the bathroom. Perhaps it's too early to judge its success but certainly I haven't seen any of the creatures since applying this product. The design of the container makes it easy to use and the price seems sensible.

Customer recommends this product

45 Useful product for all animals
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By on 7 August 2017

Gets rid of anything that crawls, from fleas on cats to ants in my tortoise enclosures. Totally harmless to anything except insects

Customer recommends this product

55 Diatomaceous Earth
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By on 2 March 2015

Very reasonably priced, excellent service. Using it as recommended for my degus to keep mites at bay - they don't notice it at all in their sand. Would use this website again.

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