The prevention and treatment of chicken mites is very important to the health and well being of homestead chickens. Mites are tiny crawling external parasites that will bite chickens causing them suffering, physical ailments and in extreme cases, lead to the death of your chickens.
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This video will show you what chicken mites look like and how to naturally get rid of them.
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