just gave 4 hens ivercide

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by joyful-homemaker, Nov 6, 2008.

  1. joyful-homemaker

    joyful-homemaker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just gave four of my hens ivercide injectible for worms. I gave about four drops down their mouth. I am scarred to death of this stuff![​IMG] My dad says you can die if you get it on your skin, is it really that bad? If so wouldnt it hurt my poor birds throat?
     
  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    I've never heard of ivercide, only invermectin.
     
  3. joyful-homemaker

    joyful-homemaker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    its the generic
     
  4. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Oh, okay. Hmm, I've never known it to be that dangerous, but maybe there's something I just dont know. Yep, I dont know everything, LOL.
     
  5. joyful-homemaker

    joyful-homemaker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    cool, have you used it before? The vet said it is safe so I guess im freakin out over nothing:lol:
     

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