Shires Tempest Plus Sweet-Itch Combo Fly Rug

Popular sweet itch fly rug that protects from UV rays and fly irritation

$77 Was $86

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The Shires Tempest Sweet Itch Rug is a sound choice offering UV and fly protection for horses, and a great fly sheet for horses suffering from sweet itch. Constructed from tough, breathable fabric, this Shires fly rug is built to withstand wear and tear from the field, whilst being soft and comfortable for all-day wear. 


equus bullet Shires Tempest sweet itch fly rug that gives UV protection.

equus bullet Tough 600 Denier rip-stop outer layer for durability.

equus bullet Breathable combo fly rug to keep your horse fully protected yet cool.

equus bullet 90% protection from UV rays*.

equus bullet Integrated contour neck cover.

equus bullet Large belly flap that is adjustable on both sides.

equus bullet Upper neck, chest area and seams are lined for comfort.

equus bullet Shaping at the chest and rear improves the fit.

equus bullet Large, deep tail flap.

equus bullet Twin chest straps.

equus bullet Fillet string.

equus bullet Available in White.

We say

Shires are experts in creating innovative equine fly rugs, and this sweet itch fly rug is no exception. This quality fly sheet for horses ticks all the boxes when it comes to protection from flies and sunshine. A great choice if your horse suffers from sweet itch and a very reasonable price. Take a look at our Sweet Itch Collection for more ways to protect your horse.

Suggested uses


Care instructions

100% Polyester. Machine wash on cool with non-detergent soap. 

Size Guide

Available in sizes 5'0" - 7'3". See our Shires Horse Rug Size Guide for more information.

*effectiveness may diminish over time.