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Sharing Good Pictures of Roundworm

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by GuppyTJ, Nov 22, 2013.

  1. GuppyTJ

    GuppyTJ Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 13, 2013
    My Coop
    Hi All,

    I am in the process of worming my flock and got these good pictures of roundworm that I thought I'd share. I'm using Wazine at a dose of 2 Tablespoons per gallon and this is what one of the chickens expelled. I decided to worm them because 2 were having chronic diarrhea for the past several days. No other symptoms or signs of illness, just runny poo so I figured it was worms. The last time I wormed them was in late August/early September and at that time, I used Z-Gold because I suspected tapeworm. The next time I worm, I'll rotate to another broad spectrum (tape, cecal, etc.) wormer to avoid worm resistance to the meds.

    Anyway, just sharing, in case these pics help others.


  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Chicken Obsessed

    Nov 23, 2010
    St. Louis, MO
    Cool. And very good idea on the wormer rotation.
  3. Pjchicks

    Pjchicks Out Of The Brooder

    Aug 4, 2013
    Nevada City, CA.
    Thank you! Always enjoy what you have to say.

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