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Can I give tylovet (tylan ) to geese and ducks. I have a

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Can I give tylovet (tylan ) to geese and ducks. I have a foose with a foamy eye and rattling in his lungs.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Bird Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.

I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner. We don't have many avian-oriented vets on the site. Yes, tylosin is a good choice of antibiotic for the bacterial infections that cause those symptoms in geese and ducks. I dose it at 20-30 mg/kg once daily given intramuscularly. You can also add the soluble powder to the drinking water at a dose of 2.5 grams/5 liters of drinking water for 3 days.

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Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.
Hi,
I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?
Dr. Michael Salkin

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