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  1. JakRat

    JakRat Songster

    Apr 22, 2009
    To protect from preadators we had to lay down chicken wire and landscape paper on the floor of our coop (we have a ton of stuff that can dig in near us) We layed hay down on the floor but now I am worried about mites. My mom suggested a bucket of sand, but is there anything else to help prevent this???

  2. scooter147

    scooter147 Songster

    Jul 30, 2008
    Adams flea and tick spray with a growth inhibitor. The stuff works for about three months.
    I have been using it for a while, no lice, mite or even scaley leg mites on my birds.

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