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I think/pretty sure my baby chick has lice

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by atozwithme, Mar 15, 2017.

  1. atozwithme

    atozwithme New Egg

    Mar 14, 2017
    My name is Andrea and I just started taking care of A baby chick that was abandoned because of A Nonworking leg. And I believe it has lice, I know for sure it had fleas I believe Lol so I took those off. But now these little bugs crawl off and I kind of squish them with my fingers and they die. How do I get rid of them? I was reading and some people say front line, but for like bigger chickens, what can I use? I need help lol
  2. eggbert420

    eggbert420 Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

    Feb 15, 2017
    Sevin dust
    Last edited: Mar 15, 2017
  3. Folly's place

    Folly's place Overrun With Chickens

    Sep 13, 2011
    southern Michigan
    Frontline and Sevin are not approved for chickens in the US, and permethrin dust or spray works great, and is fine to use. Mary

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