Bag balm??

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Wyogirl, Nov 5, 2010.

  1. Wyogirl

    Wyogirl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 5, 2010
    Cody, WY
    My chickens have started pecking each other and drew blood, has anyone tried bag balm???? It is on my Light Brahma and they are picking on my others also. Also one was picked severely that I don't know if she will make it am nursing her back to health I hope????
  2. bufforp89

    bufforp89 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2009
    Chenango Forks NY
    I like to use a gob of vasaline but I imagine bag balw would work the bite of that would make me think twice!
  3. vatterpa

    vatterpa Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 4, 2010
    Indiana, PA
    I've used Vicks on just about every animal we have. the camphor makes wounds heal faster, and tastes awful.
  4. fourfeathers

    fourfeathers Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 7, 2008
    Western Kentucky
    I don't know what is in vicks, but would think that might be more of a deterrent. You can also buy No-Pick from a poultry supply, but it didn't do much for mine. One of mine likes the taste of bag balm.

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