what meds to keep on hand?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Chicken Chickita, Sep 15, 2011.

  1. Chicken Chickita

    Chicken Chickita Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'd like to keep a supply of medications that I might need for my chickens. I have Wazine and Amprol. I had a chicken with a respiratory infection recently and treated her with some antibiotics that I had left over from a vet visit and it worked. The yellow powder antibiotics that I had from TSC did not. Do you recommend an injectable to keep on hand? What about other items? I would very much appreciate any suggestions.
     
  2. hokankai

    hokankai Chillin' With My Peeps

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    add Tylan and Corid to your list!
     
  3. Chicken Chickita

    Chicken Chickita Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks!! For injectables, what guage syringe should I order?
     
  4. Nicole01

    Nicole01 Overrun With Chickens

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    I currently have Sulmet, amoxicillan, polyvisol vitamins, and Sevin dust on hand. I'm going to buy Albendazole(wormer that kills ALL worms) next spring. I also have Oxine in case of an upper respiratory fungal infection as well.
     
  5. Chicken Chickita

    Chicken Chickita Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Excellent! I'll definitely get those things! Thanks so much! Any suggestion on syringe gauge?
     
  6. flowerchild59

    flowerchild59 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Where is a good resource to order these items from?
     
  7. Chicken Chickita

    Chicken Chickita Chillin' With My Peeps

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  8. Chicken Chickita

    Chicken Chickita Chillin' With My Peeps

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    or americanlivestock.com
     

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