Below are some of the most important healthcare & husbandry products to have in your cupboard to ensure optimum health for your hens and to always be prepared for any unforseen accidents or illnesses.
We supply all these items in our on site shop. If you have any queries about healthcare items, or would like to order them by post, please email email@example.com or call 07515595706 or 07894833779
Net Tex Ready To Use Sterilising Solution 750 ml £6.00
Prevents transfer of germs, bacteria & diseases
including E-Coli, Listeria & Salmonella.
Just spray onto equipment & cleaning utensils as
part of cleaning regime.
Net Tex Sterilising Concentrate 1 litre £15.95
1 litre concentrate = makes 166 litres of sterilising solution, ideal for disinfecting coups, perches & equipment.
Healthcare: Medicines & Tonics
Poultry Nutri Drops 30ml £9.50 - See results in just 30 minutes!!
Fantastic Instant pick me up for weak & lethargic birds. Ideal for birds undergoing periods of stress. Boosts immunity levels and vitamin levels. Can be used when birds are off their feed, undergoing a course of antibiotics or generally under the weather.
Poultry Septi-Clense Dry (purple spray) 200mls £4.75
Instant bacterial wound management for flesh or pecking wounds, beak, claw or leg injuries. Easy to use spray, spray comes out purple, camouflages blood, discourages pecking from other birds.
Apple Cider Vinegar 1Litre £6.50
Boosts natural immunities in health system. It is a natural, organic all in one antibiotic,anti-coccidial, tonic & wormer. Add a few drops every few days into drinking water to keep your hens healthy.
Barrier Anti-Peck Spray 250ml £8.50
Spray liberally onto effected areas. Acts as a deterrant to cannabilism, self-mutation, pecking and pulling out of feathers. Has antibacterial and soothing agents which are used for healing and promotes skin and feather regrowth. __________________________________________
Boredom Busting treat for all hens, whether freeranging or penned. Pecking is often a symptom of boredom, seen especially in penned birds. Prevention is better than cure in many cases. Gives the hens something else to focus on, taking their attention away from feather pecking and bullying.
Liquid Tonic with added seaweed & bioflavanoids 250ml £7.00, 500ml £11.00
Pick me up for depressed/ lack lustre birds. Vitamin & mineral tonic with seaweed, stimulates appetite & growth in times of stress, stimulates feather regrowth, increases egg laying performance, appearance of eggs & quality of egg shells. Especially good for ex-battery hens or hens going through a moult. Just add small amount to daily drinking water.
Mineral Powder with priobotics & seaweed 450gm £5.75, 1kg £9.00
Special blend of poultry spices provides complete nutritional supplements & live bacteria to promote all round condition, aid feather regrowth, vitality,egg quality. Also contains beneficial source of limestone, grit & oystershell. A good product to use on ex-battery hens as an all round much needed internal energy boost.
Just mix a small amount in with the birds daily feed. Comes in 1kg and 400 grams.
Citricidal Liquid - Grapefruit Seed Extract
25ml £6.00/ 45ml £8.20
Hens can suffer from coughs and sniffles just like we do. This Grapefruit Seed Extract is an excellent natural treatment for hens who have sniffles and sneezes. This has been used for many years as a natural antiviral to cure colds. It works for humans too - just add one or two drops to a pint of drinking water. This can also be diluted and used as an anti-bacterial cleaner. It has been tested and validated by the FDA and Pasteur Institute in France.
High Stability Colloidal Silver - Natural antibiotic.
spray orally, directly to wound or add to drinking water
Colloidal Silver has been used for centuries as a natual broad spectrum antibiotic. It is 100% safe and has no known side effects. It has been proved useful to treat 650 different infectious conditions. It kills bacteria, fungus, infections and viruses in animals, humans, plants and insects including bees. It can be sprayed directly into the hens mouth or to treat more than one hen, add 1 teaspoon to one litre of drinking water. It can also be used topically on wounds and or dropped into the eyes to aid eye infections.
Coxoid £8.20/ 112ml - treat for 7-days in drinking water
Preventative and treatment of Coccidiosis (see Poorly hen page for symptoms), which is characterised by progressive loss of colour, paleness of mouth, throat and dull plumage. Droppings will appear watery and discoloured. Loss of weight may occur. It is a fast acting and safe treatment for outbreaks of Coccidiosis in poultry and pigeons. Hens should make a full recovery within 48-hours, but treatment should still be ongoing for 7-days. It is water soluble. 112ml can be used for up to 30-birds and it should be added to the drinking water for 7-days. There is a 28-day egg withdrawal time when using this product.
Parasite Control &
Internal & External Parasites
VERM-X 100% ORGANIC/
NATURAL WORMERS -
NO EGG WITHDRAWAL!!!
6 month Cover for up to 5-birds.
No egg withdrawal. Sprinkle over
top of food. Worm every month
Poultry Wormer Pellets 750gm
10 months cover for up to
10-birds. Worm every month
No egg withdrawal. Sprinkle over
top of food.
Verm-X Herbal Liquid Wormer
(add to water for just 3-days
Just for Scaley Legs 250ml £7.00
If the skin on the legs is scaley &
raised or if the wattles are
scabby, this is more than likely
due to Scaly Leg Mites.
They can not be seen with the naked
eye, but are very irritating for the bird.
The bird will often be seen to be
restless, pecking at its legs.
Spray a small amount on legs,
feet, wattles & combs every few
It kills Scaly Leg Mites instantly
Relieves itching and irritation.
It also prevents further
Total Mite Kill Solution 750ml
(Ready to use - for coup -
not for use on birds) £8.75
Mites and lice are especially
prevalent in the Autumn/ Winter.
This multi action cleaner with
added insecticides kills bacteria,
virus & many insects
including mites, lice & fleas.
Spray at least weekly in nooks &
crannies in coup after cleaning
For best results use with Total
Mite Powder which is used by
dusting over the birds.
Total Mite Powder -
to use on birds £4.50
Instant 6-weeks protection from
just one application!
Dust powder over birds to kill
mites & prevent reinfestation.
Contains natural diatoms which
coat the outside of the mites to
burst them, dry them out and then
Barrier Red Mite Powder Shaker
500g / £11.00
Barrier Louse Powder Shaker