Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Got Fleas? 13 Chicken Flea Facts

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by Melissa Caughey from
Tilly's Nest

There are three types of fleas that can affect chickens including the European Chicken Flea, the Western Chicken Flea and the Sticktight Flea. European Chicken fleas can affect humans, pets and other birds if their population grows large enough.

The type(s) of fleas that can affect your flock directly depends on where you live.

Learn more about fleas on chickens and what you can do to prevent them ...