Is your horse struggling with the flies this summer? A new whip with a horse-hair extension to brush them away could be the answer.

The “Fleck Fly Whisk” is made from lacquered wood and features a leather wrist strap.

“[This is] the most elegant hacking accessory for the summer that your horse will thank you for!” said a spokesman for the product.

The whip costs £85.

For more information visit www.zebraproducts.co.uk