FIL Udder Health Solutions

Teat sprays, teat conditioners, tools, training and support; were providing udder confidence to every dairy farmer in New Zealand.

Good udder health isn’t just about the product your using.

What to consider:

  • Is the product right for your conditions?
  • Do your staff know how to teat spray correctly?
  • Are the mixing rates right? 
  • Do you have enough emollient at high risk periods? 

Use good quality products

GEA’s FIL range of modern teat care products contain special actives such as Manuka honey to promote udder health and protect your most important asset. Whether you prefer chlorhexidine or iodine based teat sprays, you can be assured that the FIL range is made up of top ingredients to protect your herd’s udders.

 

Preventative techniques and teamwork

We’re all about empowering your team, helping them to understand what causes mastitis, how it effects production and how to prevent it. We’re focused on providing udder confidence to every herd in New Zealand, are you with us?

Teat sprays, teat conditioners, teat salves and creams – we’ve got the range

Our teat sprays, teat conditioner and teat creams are designed to protect teats, helping to prevent drying, chapping and infection. Protecting your most important asset.

Iodoshield Active Teat Spray

Anima Teat Spray Iodine Manuka Honey FIL Iodoshield Active
Anima Teat Spray Iodine Manuka Honey FIL Iodoshield Active

An iodine-based teat spray, great for killing bugs especially in wet, muddy conditions or if your cows are in a barn or feed pad situation. The emollient aids in conditioning teats, reducing drying and chapping to help prevent mastitis. 

  • Contains Manuka honey to support with cracked and chapped teats
  • Contains 23g/L iodine and 55% mixed emollients

Teatshield Active

Animal Teat Spray Chlorhexidine Manuka Honey FIL Teatshield Active
Animal Teat Spray Chlorhexidine Manuka Honey FIL Teatshield Active

A Chlorhexidine teat spray that has been built with an advanced emollient matrix to assist with cell rejuvenation and conditioning of cracked and damaged teats. 

Green in colour and highly visible on cows’ teats, you will be able to see if optimum teat cover has been achieved.

  • Contains 44g/L chlorhexidine and 55% mixed emollient - thishigh proportion of mixed ingredients makes the solution effective in maintaining healthy teats
  • Manuka honey also helps the product to adhere to the teat for longer

Emollient Salve

Animal Teat Care FIL Emollient Salve
Animal Teat Care FIL Emollient Salve

A waterproof lubricant for the protection of teats, during early lactation or at times when teat condition is challenged by harsh weather conditions.

  • Antiseptic lubricant and emollient barrier
  • Waterproof product will last on teats for longer in wet weather
  • Assists in the prevention of mastitis by ensuring teats do not dry and crack
 

Teatshield

Animal Teat Spray Chlorhexidine FIL Teatshield
Animal Teat Spray Chlorhexidine FIL Teatshield

A second Chlorhexidine teat spray that is great for all round use and maintenance. With emollient in the product, it aids in conditioning teats, reducing drying and chapping to help prevent mastitis.

  • Contains 44g/L chlorhexidine and 44%
  • Mixed emollients 
  • Blue in colour, the product is highly visible on cows’ teats

Teat Conditioner

Animal Teat Care Emollient FIL Teat Conditioner
Animal Teat Care Emollient FIL Teat Conditioner

During early lactation or when teat condition is poor, it’s important that there is additional emollient in teat sanitisers, helping to improve teat condition during the risk period.

  • Increases overall teat condition, leaving teats supple, less prone to drying and cracking and better protected 
  • For use in challenging periods, ie cold, wet, windy weather conditions often experienced during early lactation
  • Contains high levels of skin care emollients

Active Teat Cream

Animal Teat Care FIL Active Teat Cream
Animal Teat Care FIL Active Teat Cream

An iodine-based antiseptic cream with Manuka honey which is quickly absorbed into the teat surface, to assist in the restoration of cracked, damaged and severely chapped teats. 

  • Iodine kills bugs while the honey helps to nourish

Contact us for free consultation

We’re focused on providing udder confidence to every herd in New Zealand, are you with us? 

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It’s not just about the products your using

We’re all about empowering your team, helping them to understand what causes mastitis, how it affects production and how to prevent it.

A customised teat care programme

Animal Teat Care Programme FIL on Farm Support
Animal Teat Care Programme FIL on Farm Support

We help you put in place a comprehensive teat care programme incorporating:

  • The right products
  • Dilution rates
  • How to mix
  • Checking spray patterns and spraying correctly for coverage 

We are focused on providing udder confidence to every herd in New Zealand, are you with us?

 

Preventative techniques and teamwork

Staff training is a must and your local Area Manager can train your staff on the fundamentals of a healthy udder:

  • Why is teat health important?
  • Challenges teats face 
  • Signs of unhealthy udders
  • Teat scoring