Stickfast fleas?

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by JadeMeister, Mar 15, 2016.

  1. JadeMeister

    JadeMeister Out Of The Brooder

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    What does everyone find effective for Stickfast fleas?
     
  2. curious chickee

    curious chickee Chillin' With My Peeps

    Use frontline plus (or off brand equivalent). One drop on neck, under each wing, and on vent
     
  3. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    Sure ...if you want to taint your eggs and meat foreever.
    Frontline is banned on food poultry per FARAD.
     
  4. Wyorp Rock

    Wyorp Rock Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Here's an article that may give you better choices/options for controlling/treating/eradicating the sticktight fleas.
    From the limited information I have read, here on BYC and google searches, they are a bit tricky to get rid of. Dedication and follow-up in treating seems to be the key to success.

    http://www.tillysnest.com/2013/07/backyard-chickens-and-fleas-html/
     

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