Flubenvet 1% - need help feeding my girls!!!!!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by hali74, Nov 25, 2013.

  1. hali74

    hali74 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hiii guys,

    I've recently noticed my girls losing weight - the last three days to be precise - it's so bad that I can pinch their breast bone :/ :(

    I think it might be worms so I've ordered flubenvet.

    My girls don't touch their pellets :( at all! So I've been feeding them boiled white rice

    They've been laying well and consistently - clean eggs..

    I suspect worms but could it also be due to them not eating their pellets but just the white rice I give?


    Also how should I feed them flubenvet?? Only mixed with pellets? Which il have to leave for days cos they won't touch them :( or can I mix It in with their rice they eat?



    Help please! :(
     
  2. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member

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    Is the feed fresh? You could try mixing the pellets with water and see if they'll eat that.

    -Kathy
     
  3. hali74

    hali74 Out Of The Brooder

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    Yep I'm always chucking the old pellets - water doesn't work :(...
     
  4. Scott H

    Scott H Chillin' With My Peeps

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    White rice doesn't have much nutrition. ... is there something else. ... grain. .. oats that they'll eat?
     
  5. hali74

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    I'll give them oats! Thanks
     
  6. Scott H

    Scott H Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Have you tried different feed like crumbles? They really need a well balanced diet. Get some BOSS for a high protein snack. Most are crazy for the BOSS.
    When you're done worming try some plain yogurt to get some healthy probiotics back in their gut.
     

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