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do chickens need to be wormed

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Elly, Sep 3, 2008.

  1. Elly

    Elly In the Brooder

    Aug 18, 2008
    I have seen several posts mention worming and was wondering how often and how early do you start this and what do you use?

  2. tiki244

    tiki244 Flock Mistress

    Jan 1, 2008
    I would say they need to be wormed every six months if they are free ranging and out on the soil eating worms. Worms have worms a lot of the time. Some people use Ivermectin for cows, only a small amount. Raw pumpkin seeds are a natural wormer
    Last edited: Sep 3, 2008

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