Worming

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by sethsleader, Apr 29, 2009.

  1. sethsleader

    sethsleader Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ive had my flock for 5 weeks, they are about 30weeks old, they were fully vaccinated and wormed on arrival.. I have used Verm-x in their water for three days. Does anyone else use this product? Is it effective? Its supposed to be natural but I have four small children so Im paranoid about worms! I would like to keep things as natural as possible. My birds are healthy and laying lots of eggs. I dont know how to spot the signs of birds having worms. Please help.
     
  2. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    Probably one of the easiest and most effective things you could do is to take a collective (parts from several different stools) sample to the vet for a fecal float. It's inexpensive and if worms are found the vet could prescribe the precise wormer to fix the problem.
     
  3. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Chicken Obsessed

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