chicken with mites

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by ericmcginn5, Aug 11, 2013.

  1. ericmcginn5

    ericmcginn5 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    so all my chickens have mites i treated them today. but one of my chickens is lossing lotts of feather and semms to lay down a lot even on the roost bar he lays not stands. is this normals will she be ok . she walks if i let her out tho
     
  2. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive True BYC Addict

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    You have to clean out all of the litter in the coop and nest boxes, then spray the roosts and coop and nest boxes. Then re-spray in 7 days until they are gone. Your chicken may be anemic and weak from the mites or overheated. You also might consider worming them.
     
  3. Judy

    Judy Moderator Staff Member

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  4. ericmcginn5

    ericmcginn5 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i used a dust from tractor supply that says it kills mice and lice my frend has used it before. how fast do the mites normals die after teated. i saw proble a hundred on one of the chickens.
    will they be ok.
     

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