Flea and tick shampoo...

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by howfunkyisurchicken, Feb 2, 2012.

  1. howfunkyisurchicken

    howfunkyisurchicken Overrun With Chickens

    Apr 11, 2011
    Some of my fluffy girls are in serious need of a bath. Their extra fluffy backsides seem to be collecting a little poo, and it looks awful. I was thinking about giving them a bath next week if the weathers nice. Normally I use baby shampoo when treating them to a spa day, but I don't have any. I do have some flea and tick shampoo for my dog though. Could I use this on them? I would rather use what I already have at home then have to go out and buy something........
  2. Bear Foot Farm

    Bear Foot Farm Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 31, 2008
    Grifton NC
    I'd just use a few drops of dishwashing liquid.

    Flea shampoos pretty much just drown the fleas anyway, and have very little residual effect

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