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Sticky Trap horsefly trap glue


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Sticky Trap flytrap Glue

Sticky Trap Horsefly Trap Glue is what makes our traps sticky! The Sticky Trap Glue has been specially developed for catching horseflies, hornets, stable flies, and other biting insects around people and livestock. The basic recipe originated in the US and is used around the world to catch aggressive biting insects. Sticky Trap Horsefly Trap Glue is made from natural minerals, light brown in colour, sticks for a long period (up to 20 weeks!), and will not attract pollinating insects such as bees and butterflies. Sticky Trap Horsefly Trap Glue’s unique recipe makes it water and heat resistant up to 70 degrees Celsius. It is also eco-friendly and completely safe to use.  Sticky Trap is the glue used in the famous Kylix loer Glue Trap, which more and more people are using for different goals such as stable flies.  The way a Horsefly Glue Trap works is simple: biting insects including horseflies hunt using their infrared vision to find warm-blooded prey. The female flies require blood to continue their reproductive cycle.  You may have noticed that black horses are bitten more frequently than lighter ones, this is due to the dark colour coat absorbing more light and becoming warmer, which is visible in the infrared vision of the fly.  A black plastic object warmed by sunlight, moving in the wind attracts the bloodthirsty female horsefly, by simulating her prey. The fly goes to bite her prey, but will land on the bucket and become stuck in the Sticky Trap Horse Fly Trap Glue. An affordable and simple solution to the biting insect problem in your local area.


The Sticky Trap horsefly glue is rainproof and is effective up to 20 weeks, depending on the material it is applied to.


Sticky Trap horsefly glue 

  • The worlds leading number 1 flytrap glue
  • The only glue when making horsefly traps & insects traps
  • Made to the highest quality 100% Economic made from natural ingredients, free from pesticides
  • Up to 30 horsefly traps can be made with 1,5 L of Sticky Trap
  • Buckets are easily cleaned with a spatula; can be used year after year.
  • Rain and heat resistant up 70 degrees
  • Safe for humans & animals. Insects that pollinates such as bees, butterflies and other important species will not be attracted to Sticky Trap.


Using Sticky Trap horsefly glue in the right way

Results Sticky Trap Horsefly trap with a bucket


Our Sticky Trap horsefly glue is used for making the well-known and cheapest horsefly trap made with only a black bucket and a rope. This concept was discovered in Belgium in the summer of 2014 and the horsefly traps are now widely used in retirement homes for horses, riding stables, zoo’s and livestock farms but also at swimming pools, sports fields and campsites, where there are large numbers of horseflies. It has the same features (heat-movement-attraction-catching) as the normal horse fly trap, but its much cheaper and more effective! The system of the old traditional H-trap horsefly trap is simple. Horseflies, hornets, and other biting insects hunt for moving warm blooded animals using infrared vision. The black ball of the flytrap becomes warmer than the surrounding air, and moves in the wind, attracting the biting horsefly.  The Horsefly tries to bite the ball and fails, ending up under the funnel, before finally getting caught in the H-trap collection bin. Horsefly Glue Traps have been in use for several years and enjoy better results as the insect is caught in the glue upon landing. The traps are also cheaper and easier to build, and with just a few you can cover a large area. With the Sticky trap budget flytrap, the H-Trap’s ball has been replaced with a black bucket which warms in the sun, and moves in the wind. The outside of the bucket gets brushed with specially designed Sticky Trap Glue. The Horsefly sees the moving black bucket, tries to bite it and gets caught! Sticky Trap Glue is specially designed, environmentally friendly, safe to use and poses no threat to other animals. 


Our Sticky Trap horsefly trap glue has an adhesive power that is specially designed to catch horseflies, hornets and small biting insects.

With Sticky Trap you won’t have additional catches. Bees, bumblebees, butterflies and other important species that search for sweetness and nectar and pollinate flora and fauna won’t get attracted to the Sticky Trap glue. The hunting Horseflies who search for blood for their reproduction will get caught. The horsefly glue has an adhesive power that is specially designed to catch horseflies, hornets and small biting insects and is safe for others (humans & animals).
 Always use the flytrap glue of Sticky Trap, which is safe to use! Beware imitation or fake products.  Sticky Trap has a MSDS (Multi Data Safety Sheet) which you can find on our website, has been made of natural minerals and is non-toxic. We recommend hanging the trap out of reach of your horse or other animals. However, if the glue gets on your animal’s coat or skin, it will cause no harm and come off in a few days. If you have any questions please contact your dealer or contact us using the details below.


Never place a flytrap in a field of flowers!

Sticky Trap eco friendly




Video about Sticky-Trap horsefly glue & Horsefly-trap

How to build the cheap flytrap with a black bucket and Sticky Trap glue ? (video)


Sample of the Sticky Trap horsefly trap



How to make the cheapest horsefly trap? 
  1.  Drill a hole in the top of the bucket and string a rope through the hole. Run the rope through a metal ring and tie a knot so that the rope cannot go back through the hole. A big and sturdy knot may suffice as well.
  2. Screw a small hook in the underside of a bar that is approximately 50cm long. Hang the rope that is attached to the bucket on the hook (see picture). The ideal height of the bucket is 100 cm above the ground.
  3. Mount the bar onto one of the field poles. It’s important that it is placed near vegetation, if possible. It should also catch enough sunlight so that the bucket can get warm. 
  4. The placing has to be in an open area, so that the bucket can move in the wind. Finally apply glue to the outside of the bucket. Wear gloves, it’s called sticky for a reason!
  5. The bucket should hang outside of the field. If not, your horse will brush against the trap, the flies will stick to your horse not the trap!  This will not harm your horse, but it’s certainly not pleasant.

With 0,5 L you can prepare 10 Horsefly-traps with a black 12L bucket.
With 1,5 L you can prepare 30 Horsefly-traps with a black 12L bucket.
With 3,5 L you can prepare 70 Horsefly-traps with a black 12L bucket.

Sticky Trap glue has no expiry date (close lid well)

Buildinga flytrap with a black bucket



Fly traps made with Sticky Trap flytrap glue:


Flytraps made with Sticky Trap glue




Sticky Trap Glue Trap Complete

Flytrap complete

The Sticky Trap Glue Trap brings peace of mind to you, and welcome relief to your horse and other livestock from bloodsucking insects. Sticky Trap allows you to deal with the nuisance of Horse Flies quickly, simply and cheaply. The sturdy Sticky Trap Glue Trap will be delivered complete, with a steel frame stand, Horse Fly Ball, and 1.5 litres of Sticky Trap Horse Fly Glue. Your Horse and other animals will thank you for it!


The Sticky Trap Horsefly Trap Black Bucket

Sticky Trap Bucket

For those people that want a budget friendly Horsefly Trap, we have the Sticky Trap Horsefly Trap Black Bucket. The Sticky Trap Black Bucket is prepared and ready for use, all set to start catching! The rope is approximately 40cm long, with a convenient screw attachment for hanging. Simply hang the trap 80-100cm from the ground, in a sunny spot so the black bucket will warm up. Placing the trap in a breezy spot will allow the trap to move in the wind, making the trap irresistible to biting insects. Finally paint the outside of the bucket with Sticky Trap Horsefly Glue. We advise between 3 and 4 traps for 1 hectare (10,000 m2) protecting 5 horses. 2 traps would be perfect for a normal garden. You can give the bucket a second brush of glue after several weeks for an even thicker sticker coating.


The Sticky Trap Pole  New!

Sticky Trap pole

It is of course very important to hang a Sticky Trap horsefly-trap made with a black bucket and our sticky Trap glue in the right way. This can be done in various ways, for example with a bar on your gate or meadow pole close to the animals or at your fence in the garden. When the horsefly-trap is well hung, in the right place you will experience more pleasure and higher catches!


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