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HELP not sure what parasite is on my little girls

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by Jnickel, Aug 14, 2011.

  1. Jnickel

    Jnickel Out Of The Brooder

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    I have (2) 4 week old Sultons and they have little red things on there wings. I have already lost one of my girls to this. They sleep alot and can not walk normal.

    Does anyone have an idea what this is and what I need to treat this.
     
  2. Bear Foot Farm

    Bear Foot Farm Overrun With Chickens

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    You can dust them with Sevin Dust or DE.

    You could also use Ivomec 1% injectable liquid, 2 ML per gallon of water, and make sure that is the only water they drink for a day or two

    "What kind" of mites doesn't matter as much as getting the treated ASAP
     
  3. Desert Rooster

    Desert Rooster El Gallo Del Desierto

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    yes, dust them ASAP!!!!
     
  4. Jnickel

    Jnickel Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks for your help. My girls appreciate it..
     

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