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White cluster of eggs near vent

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by Stehiiboo, Oct 21, 2015.

  1. Stehiiboo

    Stehiiboo Out Of The Brooder

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    Sorry don't have a picture. I noticed on one of my hens today that she has a small pea sized cluster of round white eggs near her vent. I tried searching the forums but all I kept coming up with was white eggs lol

    What are these small white eggs and how do I get rid of them?


    Thanks
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    You may very well be seeing lice egg clusters. Do an on site search on 'lice eggs'.
     
  3. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Runs With Chickens Premium Member

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    I would dust the chicken with a poultry dust for life and mites.
     

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