Parasites deprive birds of nutrition causing a reduction in energy, failure to thrive and making them more susceptible to diseases.
Quest Gel is an economical way to treat and control internal parasites, as well as blood sucking external parasites including Scaly Leg mites. Protects birds from parasitic infection 30 days. Limited activity against lice. Moxidectin is more effective against worms than Ivermectin.
*Moxidectin is safe to use during racing, breeding, and molting seasons. Does not stunt growth in youngsters or cause fret marks to feathers!!
Treatment: Food can be withheld morning of treatment to increase effectiveness.
Chickens: For large fowl administer a pea-sized amount orally, smaller fowl give a BB-sized amount. Repeat in 21 days. Withdrawl 5 days.
The frequency of worming depends on the soil type and moisture. For wet and warm environments worm every 3 months.
Pigeons: Add 1/8 tube (2 notches) to 1 cup of warm water, stir or shake to dissolve solution. Add solution to 1 gallon of water and offer for 24 hours. Repeat in 21 days.
*After treatment clean loft of droppings, then spray loft and perches with Permethrin. Birds should be wormed before breeding and race season, and when in quarantine/before being introduced to a loft. Follow wormer use with a probiotic.
* Disclaimer: Not for animals intended for human consumption *