Ivermectin-feeding eggs back to birds?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by mmaddie's mom, Jul 13, 2010.

  1. mmaddie's mom

    mmaddie's mom Songster

    When I told my husband that we would not be able to eat the eggs for 2 weeks after worming my birds w/Ivermectin [​IMG] he suggested that we cook/boil the eggs and feed them back to the birds [​IMG] ... what do you think? would it hurt? double dose them? It won't seem like a waste at all if the girls can have them. [​IMG] Any thoughts?
  2. KellyHM

    KellyHM Crowing

    Sep 10, 2008
    Lakeland, FL
    They would absolutely love that! Mine all love scrambled eggs. Hardly any ivermectin actually makes it to the eggs, so I wouldn't worry about double dosing them.
  3. mmaddie's mom

    mmaddie's mom Songster

    Thanks for the quick reply and good info! [​IMG]

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