worming question

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by wildorchid053, Jan 17, 2010.

  1. wildorchid053

    wildorchid053 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 12, 2009
    syracuse area, ny
    i posted this before but no reply.. i did wazine and time for ivermectin.. i bought ivomec pour on.. it says on the box contains 5 mg ivermecting/mL. did i get the right strength? is that the 5% kind that is needed?
  2. sparky134

    sparky134 Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 22, 2009
    Yes-I just used last week. I have 12 chickens all ranging in weight from 5 - 7lbs. I measured out about 7 drops for each one which came out to .2ml on a needless syringe. Just make sure to spread out the feathers on the back of the neck or lower neck area so you see the skin and drop on. Be careful it doesn't wick into the feathers and then repeat in 7 days for the eggs of the worms..

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