Eating birds still on pullet grower with antibiotic

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by TimOShea, Nov 29, 2014.

  1. Can I eat a bird (nuisance rooster) that's still on pullet grower with antibiotic?
  2. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Free Ranging

    Feb 2, 2009
    Southeast Louisiana
    What is the antibiotic? Different drugs have different withdrawal rules.
  3. rainbowrooster

    rainbowrooster Songster

    Nov 26, 2011
    When a feed states that it is medicated, the medication is not an antibiotic. It is medicated usually with Amprolium which is to prevent coccidiosis which is a type of small parasite. Oh, I see you are in Australia so I don't know how your feed is "medicated". If it does in fact contain an antibiotic there will be a withdrawal period listed.
  4. Awesome thanks!

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