Pigs have a natural tendency to chew. They are also attracted to blood. Once biting has started, it tends to be infectious. Tail biting can be seen in a number of different scenarios, ranging from an occasional occurrence to an explosive outbreak. Damage to tails by pen mates contributes to major losses in the pig industry.
Halt is a deterrent paste that, when used properly, helps manage the problem of tail biting and sucking behavior in swine. This "ready-to-use" paste is made of natural ingredients and is applied to the tail and surrounding area to be saved.
Directions for use: Apply the amount of paste required to evenly coat the tail or the body surface to be saved. The contents of this ocntainer are ready to use and do not need warming before application.
First application to be followed by a second application 21 days later, and from then on at 28 day intervals.
Warning: The product may temporarily discolor the applied area on pig. Product can be easily removed by washing with detergent and warm water.
Storage: Store below 86° F (30° C).
CAUTION: Wear latex gloves when applying this product. Keep hands away from eyes and mouth; wash hands. For animal use only.
Capsicum frutescens, Denatonium benzoate, Waxy hydrocarbon.