I'm posting here, I'm in the need of a rooster, ours passed away the other day. He has to be 1 month or younger.
Ct. Or ma. Only.
My hens need a man soon, they free range, I have about 14. So they are pretty sad.....
Purchase a commercial poultry parasite treatment. There are a number to choose from, such as Permectrin, Ravap or Rabon. You can find them at any farm supply store or purchase online.
I found this online
I would first separate this hen from the others. Clean the coop well bedding and all.
It may also be fleas. I would clean the hen well. IMO it's ok to bring her indoors and clean her with soap/water mixture. Don't mix her with the others till your certain it's gone.
I havent posted in forever, but came here today because chicken people understand.
I have alot of chickens maybe 20 and 4 ducks. I free range them while home. Yesterday was like any other day, except different. I have this smallish black and white cochin we call her "baby black and white one" i...
too bad i sold my incubator last year, i would take all the eggs now..... i was thinking, since they've come so far in growth, i wonder if i can take them and keep them in a cage in my house with a heat lamp? just thinking,,,, not sure i will do this tho.... sigh....