I want to make a first aid kit for my chickens

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by white01, Aug 1, 2010.

  1. white01

    white01 Brady Brook Poultry

    May 11, 2010
    West Enfield,Maine
    Can anyone give me some ideas, the most important and the less not so important, anything i might need, going to get some things today, I just want to have things on hand, in case of emergencies, as you know most things happen when stores are closed hehe. thanks for all input..
    Ann
     
  2. Poulets De Cajun

    Poulets De Cajun Overrun With Chickens

    - Pack of Vits & Minerals
    - Pack of Terramycin
    - Vet Rx
    - Anti-Pick cream
    - Poultry dust, and/or carbaryl powder (for lice & mites)
    - Wazine, or other form of wormer
    - Apple cider vinegar
    - Quick stop, (to stop bleeding for nail trimming)
    - Sulmet (cocci treatment)
    - Tylan (respiratory infections)
    - Calciboost (for eggbound hens)
     
    Last edited: Aug 1, 2010
  3. white01

    white01 Brady Brook Poultry

    May 11, 2010
    West Enfield,Maine
    thanx so much
     
  4. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

  5. white01

    white01 Brady Brook Poultry

    May 11, 2010
    West Enfield,Maine
    What is the apple cider for, and the anti pack cream for, thanx again so much, going to tractor supply company and another place to make sure i get everything...
     
  6. TyrannosaurusChix

    TyrannosaurusChix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Savannah, NY
    in addition to what was already listed( which have none of yet! i havent gotten any meds for my chickens that they havent used up)


    In mine:

    Exacto knife
    Tweezers
    Gauze
    Peroxide
    Rubbing alcohol
    Iodine
    Duct tape
    Triple antibiotic ointment
    Epsom salts
    Scissors
    Vaseline


    My poultry dust might not fit in there , i havent checked, and i havent even brought my flea shampoo out either.


    Can anyone tell ive been dealing with bumblefoot?! Which i am happy to report a sad case has gotten so much better!
     

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