When to consider deworming -

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by cockadoodle, Mar 19, 2009.

  1. cockadoodle

    cockadoodle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi Everyone,
    I'm a little confused about the topic of (de)worming chickens. Is this something that is typically done to all chicks / chickens, or only when symptoms indicate that they need it? I believe all cats and dogs are generally "dewormed" at a very young age and often never again. I don't think chickens are dewormed by defalt. So, what's the deal with deworming our chicks? It's the only thing I have wanted to ask about lately but keep forgetting about it.

    Thanks!
    Mark
     

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