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I actually put my silkie down last night, i am trying to
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She's laying down a lot. I checked her vent and feet. both seemed fine. when i called them for treats the others ran but she hopped across the yard. She is now laying down in a crate in the basement. … read more
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I just found bird mites on my baby bird who's only around
Hi I just found bird mites on my baby bird who's only around 1.5mths old. How do I get rid of the mites on the bird and cage and also in my house. I live in Australia… read more
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1 chicken has red and inflamed skin all around it rear end
1 chicken has red and inflamed skin all around it rear end mainly but other parts are red also but not so bad. They had lice months ago and I have been putting powder in their bedding and on there bod… read more
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My pet chicken who is about 10-12 yrs of age has some very
My pet chicken who is about 10-12 yrs of age has some very tiny light brown bugs on her, she's not eating much anymore and losing weight...what can I do?… read more
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I have 14 chickens. 4 are white silkies, one a rooster. They
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birds: Mites..treated..prozap, a permethrin powder..bedding
I am going through my second bout, in about 2 months, of Northern Fowl Mites. The last time I treated the birds with a powdering of Prozap, a Permethrin powder. I also cleaned and disinfected the coop… read more
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Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
I have 3 African Gray Parrots that go outside to a large cage
I have 3 African Gray Parrots that go outside to a large cage and come back inside each night. I've noticed they are scratching a lot lately. There outside cage is under some trees where wild birds ar… read more
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Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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My roosters are getting swollen knuckles in their feet. One
My roosters are getting swollen knuckles in their feet. One older bird is so bad he has lost the first knuckles on one foot. The youngest rooster is fine. They are all separated, too and the two roost… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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Dr. Elaine
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Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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I have a little flock of 1.5 year old black sex link chickens
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Bachelor's Degree
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chickens: spraying..liquid (the vet gave me) on the back..mite powder
my chickens ark and the chickens are heavely endowed with red mites. I have spent many hours jet washing the ark, followed by spraying with Jeys Fluid into every nook and cranny. The chickens have bee… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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chickens: paddock..nesting..sucking/biting mite (grey/brown)
we have 4 chickens which run around a paddock. They roost in a house and have a nesting box. We have dusted them for sucking/biting mite (grey/brown) and have seen any red mite. However when my hushan… read more
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Several of my layer hens have had featherless butts since early
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I have various types of chickens, laying hens and 1 rooster
I have various types of chickens, laying hens and 1 rooster all 9 months old, many including the rooster are missing their feathers around their butts (I've heard it called monkey butt, i guess it loo… read more
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Can you tell me how to keep ducks out of my pool. we have
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My moluccan cockatoo has red mites and Ive been using Sevin
My moluccan cockatoo has red mites and I've been using Sevin powder on him for 4 weeks and he still has them. Is there anything else I can do to get rid of them? He's so miserable all day and night!… read more
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