Mites on my Peachick!?!

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by EvyCrystal, Aug 8, 2011.

  1. EvyCrystal

    EvyCrystal Out Of The Brooder

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    I have a little peachick and I went to see how the little guy was doing in his box which is inside, and see the little guy sleeping, but than I notice very tiny tan almost the same color as the chick crawling around on his head D: !!! I look on the net to see what it could be and i'm guessing its tiny mites D: I never notice them till now, and I took the guy out when he woke up and I try to see if I could find them again to make sure I was not just seeing things but I fail to find any. These guys hide really well I'll give them that. Will they hurt my peachick or just be very annoying? and I would like to destroy them, but idk if it will be safe of the young chick.

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    Thats the little guy there, cute as can be. I'm going to look him over again and as I type this I now feel like I have little crawlers on me now >3< !!!! BLEH!
     
  2. nurse_turtle

    nurse_turtle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Flea bath time. Not fleas but it'll kill other critters too.
     

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