Worming? Is it necessary??

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by FarmerGrant011, Oct 15, 2011.

  1. FarmerGrant011

    FarmerGrant011 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 25, 2011
    Sugar Land, TX
    I have 5 chickens, and I am wondering if I should worm them, or should let them do whatever they want? And if I should, what are some brands to look for and names of medications? Just letting people know, no eggs yet, just two 7th month olds and two 4 month olds.
  2. al6517

    al6517 Real Men can Cook

    May 13, 2008
    I worm once yearly as a preventitive but I don't worm them until they have been laying for awhile. now if you free range you should definitly worm annualy or biannualy. I use Wazine diluted in their drinking water and it does have an egg holdback period of 14day's.

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