fleas in coop????? What do I do???

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Country Living Farm, May 14, 2009.

  1. Country Living Farm

    Country Living Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 18, 2009
    Florida
    My yard was just invaded by fleas!!! Had it sprayed but not the coop thinking the chickens would eat them. Well they are not.. What should I put in the coop to kill them??? I have some stuff called Demon but I think it would hurt the chickens? I do not have somewhere to put them to I have to use something that will kill the fleas but not the chickens. Any ideas?
     
  2. okieroy

    okieroy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    DMEarth works really well. I even use it on my dogs to control fleas. Shoot, you can even eat the stuff if you so desire.
     
  3. HBWang

    HBWang New Egg

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    I googled DMEarth and got nothing. What is it and where should I find it, please?
     
  4. klmclain1

    klmclain1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 14, 2011
    diotomaceous Earth - food grade
     

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