flea infestation

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by jeffnsa, Nov 15, 2011.

  1. jeffnsa

    jeffnsa Out Of The Brooder

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    the chicken coop has become infested with fleas when it finally rained in south texas and they are all over the chickens and coop. what can i do beside DE to get rid of them, they are really attacking the combs of the chickens and are making some of them go bald.
     
  2. CupOJoe42

    CupOJoe42 CT Chicken Whisperer

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    You can bathe the chickens in Dawn Original dish soap.
     
  3. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    You can use sevin dust on your birds and in the coop.
     
  4. FarmGirl01

    FarmGirl01 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sevin dust all the way.
     

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