Gentian violet

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by ChickenCrazy8, Oct 11, 2012.

  1. ChickenCrazy8

    ChickenCrazy8 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a hen that has incrementally (since last winter) lost almost all the feathers around her comb on her head. I think my other hen may be pecking her at night. I have heard that Blue Kote is good for deterring pecking. And I saw that Blue Kote has gentian violet in it and was wondering could I use a mixture of Gentian violet, Aloe vera and Tea tree oil instead of Blue Kote????
    Thanks,
    Zoƫ
     
    Last edited: Oct 11, 2012

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