To Treat or Not To Treat - Corid

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Miss Pearl, Sep 8, 2014.

  1. Miss Pearl

    Miss Pearl In the Brooder

    Aug 14, 2013
    I have 4 new Wyandotte pullets that are 4 months old. I noticed a trace of blood in one of their stools last week. I purchased Corid to treat their water for 7 days. However, I no longer see any blood and everything looks normal with their stool. My question is, do I go ahead and treat all of them, and if I do, should I not keep the eggs of the older Barred Rocks that lay each day? The Wyandotte's are not laying yet.
  2. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler!

    Nov 27, 2012
    SW Michigan
    My Coop
    If they aren't otherwise acting sick, I personally wouldn't treat.
    Every once in a while it's not unusual to see a piece of blood/tissue in a dropping.

    I do not know if amprolium passes into eggs or whether it's harmful to humans

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