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VIDEO TUTORIAL: Controlling Chicken Mites

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VIDEO TUTORIAL: Controlling Chicken Mites

Important instruction for keeping your flock healthy

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How to Control Mites and Lice on Chickens

Managing your flock for optimum health
Monday, January 27, 2014, 4:31 PM

Chickens love to take dust baths. This helps to keep their feathers clean and in good shape, but more importantly it helps to keep them free of mites and lice. Mites and lice can be serious pests of your flock. If chickens are left untreated in an outbreak, the results can be a general weakening, lower egg production, loss of appetite, lethargy, and possibly death. Your chickens should be active all day. If they are not moving much, there may be something wrong. » Read more