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Worming turkeys

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by mggmcp, Nov 27, 2013.

  1. mggmcp

    mggmcp New Egg

    Nov 27, 2013
    I have a 8 month old pair of narragansett turkeys that I'm trying to worm. I have ivermectin injectible for cattle. How much should I give them orally and what all does it get rid of? Is there anything that gets rid of all types of worms?
  2. ivan3

    ivan3 spurredon Premium Member

    Jan 27, 2007

    Depends. In some trials it has been shown to be quite effective against a wide range of internal parasites, in others? Not at all. Go with the Albendazole/Fenbendazole (gets everything - that includes tapeworms).

    This post, in a thread focused primarily on Blackhead (protozoan) Histomoniasis contains dosing info. for the meds mentioned above (might want to read up on Blackhead as well):


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