Chickens Itching

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by Jaadc01, Jun 8, 2010.

  1. Jaadc01

    Jaadc01 New Egg

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    I have one chicken that has been itching alot to the point of pulling and making her feathers look all ragged and torn i was wondering if anyone could tell me what is bothering her and if you cant is there any cure all to this problem
     
  2. SPRING CREEK FARM

    SPRING CREEK FARM Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Do you think that she might have mites? Have you dusted her and her bedding, nest box, coop, etc? [​IMG]
     
  3. Jaadc01

    Jaadc01 New Egg

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    I dusted her last night i have not checked her today to see if she is still itching but ill dust their roosts, bedding, and nests this evening i used some dust called poultry dust to remove mites thanks for the help
     
  4. SPRING CREEK FARM

    SPRING CREEK FARM Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] That's good; if it is mites or lice, that should do the trick! [​IMG]
     

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