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leg mites

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by DK, Apr 12, 2011.

  1. DK

    DK In the Brooder

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    What is the best way to cure leg mites I have cochin bantam that have something on there leg it just a scaly looking mess on there toe and legs.I have read use ivomec has anyone used this before and will it work? DK
     

  2. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

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    Hi! I've never used that, but I would take some vasceline, and mix in some poultry dust, and slather up the legs with that....Really rub it in. Will make them feel better and kill the mites......Twice a day works wonders.
     

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