Can chickens who are being treated for worms go outside?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Noobchick, Sep 29, 2011.

  1. Noobchick

    Noobchick Chillin' With My Peeps

    389
    10
    108
    May 23, 2011
    Creedmoor, NC
    I'm treating my flock of 8 for worms using wazine in their water. The poor things have been literally cooped up for the last week because of all the rain we've been having. Its finally sunny and the ground has dried out some. Do you guys think it would be ok to put them out in their tractor? (our run is still under construction)

    Edited to add: whoops. Sorry. Posted in wrong forum by mistake.
     
    Last edited: Sep 29, 2011
  2. florida lee

    florida lee Chillin' With My Peeps

    360
    8
    111
    Apr 6, 2011
    Morriston,fl
    Sure let'm out. Remember that after 10 days they need to be wormed again. I just did my second worming today. For the second worming I used pour on Ivermectin. about 8 drops for standard size chicken. You'ld think I was killing them for all the fuss they put up.
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by