Goats and ticks

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by AmieD, Apr 5, 2017.

  1. AmieD

    AmieD Chirping

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    Hi, We seem to have ticks everywhere right now. I found some on my Nigerian Dwarfs and I am not sure what to use. One of the goats has been bred. Can I use poultry dust? I have some already, but wasn't sure if it would be safe for them. What are my options?

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  2. cassie

    cassie Crowing

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    We used to use louse powder with malathion on the goats any time whether they were pregnant or not. I can't imagine the poultry dust would hurt.
     

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