What is this?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by PertyGertie, Aug 29, 2014.

  1. PertyGertie

    PertyGertie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What is on my friend's chickens necks? She is heading out of town soon and needs to treat them and have animal sitter know what to do.
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    I'm also concerned because my son picked her chickens up and came home and didn't change his clothes before he did chores. We had a very lengthy conversation about bio security afterwards but am nervous about my flock now.
     
  2. lightchick

    lightchick Overrun With Chickens

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    Hard to tell, but it looks like lice egg clusters.
     
  3. PertyGertie

    PertyGertie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Bah!!!! I can't stop itching. :sick. Will keep an eye out for this in my flock. :fl
     
  4. lightchick

    lightchick Overrun With Chickens

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    If it looks like this then it's definitely lice eggs.
     

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