How to Make the Horse Mask
A fly mask or fly cap is a mask used on horses to cover the eyes, jaw, and sometimes the ears and muzzle to protect from flies. The mask is semi-transparent and made from a mesh allowing the horse to see and hear while wearing it.
(Stock media provided by JHunger/pond5.com) What you need: 1 x paper plate two handfuls of cotton wool scissors black marker pen brown crayon 30cm of hat elastic stapler More info – Mark up your paper plate, as above. Now cut out the pieces. Colour in the horns with the brown crayon.
The absolute easiest and best origami animal to start with is the origami cat face. This is because it only has a few steps, you can customise it be a dog, bear, rabbit or other animal face too!
Generally, a horse doesn’t need to wear a fly mask at night. If your horse has an eye condition and has been advised by a vet to wear a fly mask overnight, Field Relief fly masks can be left on 24/7. Note, whilst fly masks allow for clear visibility during the day, they may impair your horse’s night vision.4 мая 2018 г.
By far and away the most important reason to use a fly mask is to ensure your horse is as comfortable and free from irritation as possible. As humans, we can swat insects away from our face with our hands, but obviously horses don’t have that luxury, and can therefore become very distressed.