Corid to prevent

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Fudge819, Jan 10, 2013.

  1. Fudge819

    Fudge819 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello my question is , can i use CORID as a prevention treatment for corridiosis with chicks ? Thing is i live in Canada and i can not get a hold of any type of vaccine or medicated food.


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  2. willowbranchfarm

    willowbranchfarm Chicken Boots

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    I dont think you should medicate unless you think they have coccidiosis.
     
  3. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    For prevention, use medicated chick starter. It contains amprolium in small quantities. Corid is amprolium as well, but a stronger dose, and should be used for treating coccidiosis.
     
    Last edited: Jan 11, 2013

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