Mosquitos in the coop!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Shrader, Sep 17, 2007.

  1. Shrader

    Shrader Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just went down to my coop to tuck in the girls and found a swarm of mosquitos attacking them. The coop is open to the elements -- does anyone have an effective way of riddiing myself of this problem? Thanks.
     
  2. TreyClark281

    TreyClark281 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    you could put screen up.
    or put garlic in the water ive heard works but never tryed myself.
     
  3. NJfarmer

    NJfarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    check around your property for puddles of water and dump out all water. Even small tiny puddles can harvest mosquitos
     

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