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poultry dust in vent

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by FLSwampStomer, Dec 28, 2014.

  1. FLSwampStomer

    FLSwampStomer Out Of The Brooder

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    Will it hurt to get poultry dush in the inside of the vent, first 1/2'' or so?

    I feel like I have to dust her vent directly to deal with bugs around it, but worried it will get inside of her.
     
  2. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    When we've dusted birds, we always do the whole back end including the vent itself, they seem to hold it closed usually, dusting around / over it doesn't seem to hurt them. Wouldn't do a bird that has a prolapse or been vent picked etc, or actually try to get dust in the vent.
     

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