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Old 17-06-2009, 02:36 PM
Natrix Natrix is offline
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Originally Posted by Conners View Post

I've been hit with a mite attack - first time in 8 years. They must have come in on the yearling spotted python I bought in June (certainly he was the first snake I saw them on).

Have been using Mite Off without success for a couple of weeks.

Now I have ordered 10,000 hypoaspis from Defenders (and also some Ardap in case they don't wor). My question is, will the hypoaspis be affected by the Mite Off I've been spraying?
This is where a lot of people go wrong, if you have used a mite spray in or around your vivs it will kill the Hypoaspis mites as soon as you put them in. Some of these sprays can have a risidual effect that lasts three or four months.

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