New guy from West Virginia

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by wv chicken guy, Aug 24, 2013.

  1. wv chicken guy

    wv chicken guy New Egg

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    Hello to all just thought I say hello I found this sight looking for info on my chickens they are a little ill lost one last night and found another one ill today symptoms are diarrhea maybe a little blood around the but and I'm not sure but either worms or maggots around the anus I went to tractor supply and the guy. Their gave us duramycin -10. Tetracycline hydrochloride soluble powder that he saig to make the sole water supply for next three days and then start them on wazine 17'its a wormer does this sound right also he told us not to use eggs for two weeks after we stop wormer
     
  2. AK Baha

    AK Baha Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am a new chicken owner so not sure but wanted to say hello and welcome. You have come to the right place tho I am sure someone will know. Good luck with your birds.[​IMG]
     
  3. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined us! [​IMG]
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    [​IMG] you should post details on "emergencies, diseases, injuries, cures, thread - more experienced people monitor that site. If those ARE maggots around the vent that is a whole different problem than worming.
     
  5. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Howdy from Kansas, wv chicken guy, and [​IMG]! Pleased you joined our flock! Drumstick gave you great advice. Good luck to you!
     
  6. mamawolf544

    mamawolf544 Unbreakable Heart

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    [​IMG] from Texas but I am originally from West Virginia, beautiful country.
     
  7. wv chicken guy

    wv chicken guy New Egg

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    I'm origanally from wv lived in El Paso during my military career then back to wv
     

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