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Suspected mites/lice on chicks

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by fluffernugget, Mar 24, 2017.

  1. fluffernugget

    fluffernugget In the Brooder

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    Hello, my new chicks are constantly itching and scratching, and I am a bit worried. I am planning on making a small dust bath and I am not opposed to using Sevin. What are the proportions to making a dustbath without DE?
     

  2. MasterOfClucker

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    Do you see any lice on them?For chicks i would use a spray on product.
     
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  3. fluffernugget

    fluffernugget In the Brooder

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    Which spray would you suggest?
     
  4. MasterOfClucker

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  5. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member Project Manager

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    Welcome to BYC! Have you checked to see if that have lice?
     

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