Can I HISTOPLASMOSIS from my brooder?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Luanna, Feb 24, 2015.

  1. Luanna

    Luanna Out Of The Brooder

    Nov 2, 2014
    Independence, Ky
    Hi All-I have 7 week old babies in my laundry room and I'm a little worried about Histoplasmosis. Should I have been wearing a mask while taking care of them? I'm really worried now.
    I wear one with my older girls but only when cleaning the coop but with the brooder, I just keep adding more shavings but they still scratch around etc...

    Should I be worried??
  2. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble Premium Member

    Nov 27, 2008
    Jacksonville, Florida

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by