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Vent gleet

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by chicky1016, Apr 17, 2017.

  1. chicky1016

    chicky1016 Chirping

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    How often do i use gentean violet on the birds bottom?
    How often do i use it on the inside of her mouth?
    Is it possible that it spreads to the comb and wattles? (She's got white patches)
    Can i Open acidophilus capsules into her food on a daily basis?
    How often do i have to bathe her while treating this?
     

  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Free Ranging

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    The only bird I've encountered with vent gleet wasn't mine so I can't answer most of those questions.

    I highly recommend this probiotic powder formulated specifically for chickens.
    http://www.gro2max.com/
     

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