ivomectin dosage questions

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by taprock, Oct 29, 2011.

  1. taprock

    taprock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 1, 2010
    Northern L.P. Michigan
    My chickens have Northern Fowl Mites. I tried to dust them and it didn't do much. I decided to try the Ivomectin drench. My husband brought home Ivomectin Cattle drench. It says 1cc per 22 pounds. So figured about a tenth a cc for a standard chicken, less for a bantam. Does this sound right? Can I really use this on my chickens and guineas?
  2. cjexotic

    cjexotic Cj's Mandarin Ducks

    Mar 11, 2008
    Central PA
    Quote:I have never used the drench. Have used the injectable and now use the pour on as its much easier and cheaper. I have not heard of anyone use this on chickens. But maybe someone else will jump on here. cj
  3. greenegglover

    greenegglover Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 14, 2009
    Specledhen had a post about this for a standard size bird I believe its .5 cc

    Are you using the pour on kind that has no withdrawl for meat?
    Last edited: Oct 29, 2011

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