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Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by worms7, Apr 4, 2016.

  1. worms7

    worms7 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What is the best tonic/vitamin for
    my new birds as i have got them from a livestock auction or will sugar water do as a pick me up
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  2. Whittni

    Whittni Overrun With Chickens

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    Poly Vi Sol (NO iron). 2-3 drops orally per chick. You can find it in the baby section at stores like Walmart.
     
  3. worms7

    worms7 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    sorry should have said
    point of lay birds not chicks
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  4. CTKen

    CTKen Monkey business Premium Member

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    I've read that a bit of honey in water can help or a bit of gatorade (if you can't get to the shops anytime soon)

    CT
     
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  5. worms7

    worms7 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    what do people use after auction/transport stress
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  6. CTKen

    CTKen Monkey business Premium Member

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    Vitamin supplements / electrolytes will help boost their immune system and thus protect against any opportunistic organism that may cause sickness.
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