How to apply Taurrus predatory mites.

To maximise the success of the TAURRUS biological control treatment, please follow these instructions carefully!


 Preparation

  • 1) If possible remove the substrate, this will accelerate the effect of Taurrus because you will be taking out mites and eggs as well. Replace it with a natural substrate such as wood shavings, bark or cocopeat which is ideal for Taurrus.
  • 2) Gently shake the TAURRUS container for 20 seconds to blend the contents.
  • 3) Push out the middle section of the lid of the Taurrus M bottle and shake to distribute the predators. Use the cup supplied with Taurrus L/XL to scatter the product in the terrariums or racks. The more product used the quicker the results, there is no risk of overdosing.
 


How to apply Taurrus predatory mites.

 Preparation

  • 1) If possible remove the substrate, this will accelerate the effect of Taurrus because you will be taking out mites and eggs as well. Replace it with a natural substrate such as wood shavings, bark or cocopeat which is ideal for Taurrus.
  • 2) Gently shake the TAURRUS container for 20 seconds to blend the contents.
  • 3) Push out the middle section of the lid of the Taurrus M bottle and shake to distribute the predators. Use the cup supplied with Taurrus L/XL to scatter the product in the terrariums or racks. The more product used the quicker the results, there is no risk of overdosing.

   Preparation

  • 1) If possible remove and replace the substrate This will accelerate the effect of Taurrus. A natural substrate such as wood shavings, bark or cocopeat is ideal for Taurrus.
  • 2) Gently shake the TAURRUS container for 20 seconds to blend the contents.
  
  • 3) Push through the lid of the Taurrus M bottle and shake to distribute or use the cup supplied with Taurrus L/XL to scatter the product in the terrariums. The more product used the quicker the results, there is no risk of overdosing.

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Using PREVORUS

Prevorus with mite

For arboreal snakes use the PREVORUS tube in order to get the predators in close proximity to the reptile. Fill the inner tube with TAURRUS using a small funnel, put the PREVORUS back together and attach it under the branch using a piece of string or cable ties. Distribute the remaining product in the terrarium.

 


 

 

TAURRUS Instructions The packaging contains living product, natural enemies of the reptile mite. To maximise the success of the biological control treatment, please follow these instructions carefully.

  

BEFORE APPLICATION: Use the product as soon as possible. Store the product in a fridge between 5 - 15 °C 
for max. 2 days after arrival. Do not use Taurrus if chemical treatment was used in the vivarium within the past 2 weeks. Applying the product If possible remove and replace the substrate This will accelerate the effect of Taurrus. A natural substrate such as wood shavings, bark or cocopeat is ideal for Taurrus. Taurrus can be used to cure a snake mite infestation or to prevent one. The Taurrus M container is generally sufficient for treating a regular sized terrarium. The table shows how many housings can be treated per Taurrus container.TAURRUS Before usage, gently shake the Taurrus container for 20 seconds to blend the contents thoroughly. Remove old substrate from the vivarium whenever possible, to decrease the level of infestation and to accelerate the effects of Taurrus. ( but not compulsory for Taurrus to work effectively) Taurrus mite predators like organic substrates, empty housing is not ideal, please add some fresh 
wood shavings, bark
or cocopeat etc. The Taurrus M container 
can be adapted to use as 
a shaker if the middle section of
the lid is pushed out. A cup is supplied 
with Taurrus L/XL to distribute the predators. Additionally the PREVORUS slow release tube 
can be used to take the mite predators closer to the snake. The more product used, the quicker the results, no risk of overdosing. What happens next? Taurrus predators will consume up to 95% of the snake mites within 10 days and stay active for about 3 weeks.. The predators will die after they have consumed the snake mites. Breeders ideally use Taurrus as a preventive solution every 4- 8 weeks. Mould may be seen inside the terrarium after Taurrus is used, due to humidity. No secondary effects on the reptiles have been reported after the use of Taurrus.

  

1) If possible remove and replace the substrate This will accelerate the effect of Taurrus. A natural substrate such as wood shavings, bark or cocopeat is ideal for Taurrus. 2) Gently shake the TAURRUS container for 20 seconds to blend the contents .   3) Push through the lid of the Taurrus M bottle and shake to distribute or use the cup supplied with Taurrus L/XL to scatter the product in the terrariums The more product used the quicker the results, there is no risk of overdosing.

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