Coccidia in my dog but healthy chickens?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by heybarb, Dec 21, 2012.

  1. heybarb

    heybarb Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 9, 2012
    North Carolina
    I took my dog (who loves to eat chicken poop) to his annual check up and he tested positive for coccidia. So, we are treating him with meds, but now I am wondering about our chickens. We have a small flock of free range chickens and I haven't noticed any unusual stools. No one is acting weird...

    Do I need to treat my whole flock? And if so, what is the best med to use?
  2. willowbranchfarm

    willowbranchfarm Chicken Boots

    Oct 3, 2011
    My Coop
    Chickens cant get coccidiosis from other animals and vise versa. I wrote an article on coccidiosis if you have any other questions check there. Its in my signature.

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