My two pigeons have eggs that are soon to hatch and I wonder if there is anything I can do differently to help keep the chicks (and parents) healthy? Such as change feeding habits, add supplements and so on. I very occasionally add avipro to their water, and that is really the only supplement I...
I still haven't started to de-worm my pigeons. Pl suggest me a broadest spectrum/safest de-wormer(s) to treat my birds as a preventive measure. I have read many threads in PT and many websites but I am confused and unable to zero in on any particular med. I also want to treat them for external...
I'm looking after a wild pigeon that has a broken leg. Saw a worm in her poo yesterday morning, bought bird wormer from the pet shop and put it in her water this a.m. Her poo today is almost totally clear but you can still easily distinguish the green poo, white and liquid components. Is...
I'm tube feeding a bird with PMV, he is on the mend, gaining weight, however still has a bit of loose stools, and since he was a found bird, I'm assuming he has some kind of worm load. I'd like to worm him now that he's in better health, can anyone tell me the exact dosage for me to put into his...
I have a question about treating pigeons with ivermectin using pills called 'avio ekto endo' that I got from Jedd's here.
I've read in multiple places that the dosage of ivermectin for pigeons is:
.5-1mg ivermectin / kg bird weight
The directions on the bottle of avio ekto endo say to...
Can I worm with pyrantel pamoate at this time of year? Does it effect in any way the new feather/molting. Also, is it safe for newly weaned squeakers?
I have a powder that is 1/mg active ingredient per about 33 mg powder (this powder is from a crushed tablet).
I assume, for an average...
I've been wondering how to treat my flock for worms and possible disease. I am new to the sport and recently was given some birds.
What 2 or 3 treatments do you feel are essential to raise health pigeons.
I've found Moxidectin Plus which seems to handle worms and lice, any thing else?
We have a pet pigeon we rescued and she has been a pet for some time. She is quite sick at the minute, just sits there "wheels up" and sitting in her belly. She has little coughing fits now and then and earlier she coughed up a lot of seed, was sick i guess! I think we have given her the wrong...
Hi to all,
This may be irregular question.Can you us or mix in water all at once three known products to treat Canker,worming,respiratory.
This is not a 3 in one I am using,this is medication I have at hand.
Best to all,
Went to the local feed store and the only poultry wormer they had was "Wazine", for chickens and turkeys. Is this okay to use on pigeons? Anybody use it out there?
btw - i assume i should NEVER use a wormer on pigeons that are breeding or have young in the nest, right?
Thanks for your help.
'm having a bit of difficulty worming my pigeons. Before I tried to user Worm-Ende-Plus, it's a liquid, but they wouldn't touch it. So I searched forums and some suggested to try to add some honey to disguise the taste.
So I did, and it worked: one of my pigeon drank a lot of it. But...
I've got four fantails and one of the femails got diarrhea. Took her to the vet, ---yesterday the 3rd time, got ivomec again.
I've also got some worming liquid, but can't get them to drink it, they rather die, they hate it so much.
Hope this 3rd treatment works, but not sure what to do in the...
Hi there. I wormed my birds with Aviverm last week and wondered if I need to do a follow up treatment to break the life cycle? If so how long after the first worming do I do this? I have read some info about this but would like to know your guys opinions?
I want to worm my young birds as I have recently picked up several from different lofts. I picked up a 0.4 ounce tube of 2.0% Quest Gel Moxidectin from the farm store.
From a previous post I searched....
The question I have is how much to prepare in one gallon of water. This mentioned it...
Hi everybody ,
Hope everybody is doing good with their birds ...I've learnt about deworming recently..But i have a few questions ..Isn't it natural to have parasites inside pigeons/humans body ? It it really a BIG THREAT to pigeons ??
What are the best and common medicines...