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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

    Dec 30, 2008
    Bangor Alabama
    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

    Feb 24, 2009
    Strasburg Ohio
    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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