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Natures Grub Diatomaceous Earth Red Mite Powder: 200g puffer Natures Grub Diatomaceous Earth Red Mite Powder: 200g puffer
£2.99
Diatomaceous Earth is a 100% natural product, prepared from the fossilised remains of ancient shell creatures so is totally inert and safe to humans and animals.DE can be used on animals, pets and birds against external parasites (lice, fleas, mites), internal parasites (worms), and for general good health. It increases digestibility of the feed when added to feed rations at 1-2% so will save on f…
Natures Grub Diatomaceous Earth Red Mite Powder: 2kg tub Natures Grub Diatomaceous Earth Red Mite Powder: 2kg tub
£14.99
Diatomaceous Earth is a 100% natural product, prepared from the fossilised remains of ancient shell creatures so is totally inert and safe to humans and animals.DE can be used on animals, pets and birds against external parasites (lice, fleas, mites), internal parasites (worms), and for general good health. It increases digestibility of the feed when added to feed rations at 1-2% so will save on f…
Johnsons Poultry Mite & Lice Powder 250g Johnsons Poultry Mite & Lice Powder 250g
£5.85
£5.65
Johnson's Poultry Mite & Lice Powder 250g For use on birds and also on coops. Natural organic diatomaceous earth powder, works by causing the insects to dehydrate. Safe to be used on laying chickens.
Smite Professional Mite and Louse Treatment: 750ml Smite Professional Mite and Louse Treatment: 750ml
£5.75
£5.10
Powerful biocidal disinfectant which kills micro-organisms, bacteria and virusesHighly efficient cleanerSuper degreasantPleasant odour and easy to use dosing pumpEconomical – only 3-6% dilution required (1lt. makes up to 34 lt. of treatment)Efficient degreasant and cleaner - ideal for removing organic matter where mite parasites breed and thriveSuitable for all animal housingOne product does it al…
Nettex Total Mite Kill 750ml - Ready to Use Nettex Total Mite Kill 750ml - Ready to Use
£10.45
Nettex Total Mite Kill: 750ml - Ready to Use Clean your chicken house and kill insects with the same spray! Ready to use solution is a multi-action cleaner with added insecticides to kill bacteria, viruses, fungi and mites to create a mite free and healthy home for your hens Formulated with an oily base, when sprayed onto the surface it will help penetrate deep into any cracks and crevices where p…
Barrier Red Mite Powder 500g Barrier Red Mite Powder 500g
£14.49
£11.99
Barrier Red Mite Powder 500g Red Mite Powder is an effective repellent to be applied to poultry as a proactive On bird deterrent to infestation or to rectify an existing problem. The formulation uses only 100% natural ingredients in a product that is entirely non-toxic to poultry and animals. Its active ingredient is a synergised tropical plant extract mixed with a blend of herbal and essential oi…
Nettex Total Mite Kill 500ml concentrate Nettex Total Mite Kill 500ml concentrate
£14.49
Nettex Total Mite Kill 500ml concentrate Clean your chicken house and kill insects with the same solution! The solution is a multi-action cleaner with added insecticides to kill bacteria, viruses, fungi and mites to create a mite free and healthy home for your hens Formulated with an oily base, when sprayed onto the surface it will help penetrate deep into any cracks and crevices where parasites t…
Perbio Choc Ready To Use Treatment 1 litre Perbio Choc Ready To Use Treatment 1 litre
£18.66
Perbio Choc Ready To Use Treatment 1 litre The strongest oil based ready to use insecticide available to UK pest controllers. Perbio choc RTU contains 0.64% Permethrin and 0.63% Tetramethrin for a quick knock down and long term residual. Since its launch over 8 years ago it is one of the most popular ready to use insecticides available. Pest controllers are guaranteed speedy control that will plea…
Smite Organic DE Powder Mite and Louse Powder: 350g Smite Organic DE Powder Mite and Louse Powder: 350g
£7.97
£7.69
Smite Organic Mite & Louse Powder 350g Smite Organic Powder is an organic, naturally-mined, mineral product made up of fossilized remains of diatoms, a type of hard-shelled algae. Feed: Add Smite Powder at the rate of about 10g per kilo of feed to both kill existing pests and prevent further re-infestation.
Nettex Total Mite Kill 250ml Spray Nettex Total Mite Kill 250ml Spray
£13.70
Nettex Total Mite Kill 250ml Spray Total Mite Spray is a rapid knockdown insecticide in an aerosol. Specifically formulated to kill common mites (red, depluming and northern mites) in poultry houses, arks, coops and outbuildings etc Total Mite Spray is effective against house flies, little house flies, blow flies, small dung flies, lice, fleas, wasps, mosquitoes and moths Migrating mites will be c…
Smite Organic DE Powder Mite and Louse Powder: 5kg Smite Organic DE Powder Mite and Louse Powder: 5kg
£27.72
£27.69
Smite Organic Mite & Louse Powder 5kg Smite Organic Powder is an organic, naturally-mined, mineral product made up of fossilized remains of diatoms, a type of hard-shelled algae. Feed: Add Smite Powder at the rate of about 10g per kilo of feed to both kill existing pests and prevent further re-infestation.
Organ-X Desi Dust 2kg TUB (Diatomaceous Earth) Organ-X Desi Dust 2kg TUB (Diatomaceous Earth) new
£14.99
Organ-X Desi Dust 2kg (Diatomaceous Earth) Desi-DUST is a naturally-mined, mineral product made up of fossilized remains of diatoms. When crushed to a fine powder it feels similar to chalk powder to the touch, but when viewed under a microscope the fine particles resemble shards of broken glass! Highly effective when applied to areas where insects harbour.
Smite Professional Mite and Louse Treatment: 5 Litre Smite Professional Mite and Louse Treatment: 5 Litre
£20.75
Powerful biocidal disinfectant which kills micro-organisms, bacteria and virusesHighly efficient cleanerSuper degreasantPleasant odour and easy to use dosing pumpEconomical – only 3-6% dilution required (1lt. makes up to 34 lt. of treatment)Efficient degreasant and cleaner - ideal for removing organic matter where mite parasites breed and thrive Suitable for all animal housingOne product does it a…
Smite Professional Mite and Louse Treatment: 1 Litre Smite Professional Mite and Louse Treatment: 1 Litre
£12.29
Powerful biocidal disinfectant which kills micro-organisms, bacteria and virusesHighly efficient cleanerSuper degreasantPleasant odour and easy to use dosing pumpEconomical – only 3-6% dilution required (1lt. makes up to 34 lt. of treatment)Efficient degreasant and cleaner - ideal for removing organic matter where mite parasites breed and thriveSuitable for all animal housingOne product does it al…
Extra Select Red Mite Powder Diatomaceous Earth: 1kg Extra Select Red Mite Powder Diatomaceous Earth: 1kg
£9.99
Extra Select Red Mite Powder 1kg Extra Select Red Mite Powder is a 100% Natural Treatment for Red Mite. Pesticide Free, stain free and harmless to animals and birds. Diatomaceous Earth is a poultry keepers best friend. Its used to prevent all manner of poultry ailments including intestinal worms, mice and lice. It is safe and non-toxic. Diatomaceous Earth is an abrasive fine white powder made of t…
Gaun Sulphur Duster - ideal for smite powder Gaun Sulphur Duster - ideal for smite powder
£5.99
TUSK POWDER SHAKER Ideal for applying Smite Powders.
Nettex Buz Busters Louse Powder 300g Nettex Buz Busters Louse Powder 300g
£6.25
Nettex Buz Busters Louse Powder 300g Ready-to-use Permethrin based insecticidal powder Combines a rapid knockdown and kill with a sustained residual activity Especially effective against lice and fleas it will also kill most crawling and flying insects For use on hard porous and non-porous surfaces, soft furnishings, pet bedding, skirting boards, inside door frames, animal houses and sheds
Agrivite Poultry Mite Rescue Remedy 250ml Agrivite Poultry Mite Rescue Remedy 250ml
£7.49
£5.85
Agrivite Poultry Mite Rescue Remedy 250ml A complementary feed supplement designed to assist with recovery from the symptoms of a red mite attack. Contains a wide selection of vitamins, chelated trace elements, iron and key minerals. All of these combined are particularly effective at aiding a fast and effective recovery from a red mite attack.
Battles Poultry Red Mite Powder 2kg Battles Poultry Red Mite Powder 2kg new
£38.55
£29.99
Battles Poultry Red Mite Powder 2kg Gives lasting protection against mites and lice. Containing a new generation insect repellent this product can be applied directly onto the bird. Simply apply the powder directly from the shaker over the affected areas of the bird. Contains p-menthane-38-diol. Use in conjunction with Poultry Louse Powder.
Battles Poultry Red Mite Powder 500g Battles Poultry Red Mite Powder 500g new
£11.10
£8.45
Battles Poultry Red Mite Powder 500g Gives lasting protection against mites and lice. Containing a new generation insect repellent this product can be applied directly onto the bird. Simply apply the powder directly from the shaker over the affected areas of the bird. Contains p-menthane-38-diol. Use in conjunction with Poultry Louse Powder.
Extra Select Red Mite Powder Diatomaceous Earth: 2kg Extra Select Red Mite Powder Diatomaceous Earth: 2kg
£16.89
Extra Select Red Mite Powder 2kg Extra Select Red Mite Powder is a 100% Natural Treatment for Red Mite. Pesticide Free, stain free and harmless to animals and birds. Diatomaceous Earth is a poultry keepers best friend. Its used to prevent all manner of poultry ailments including intestinal worms, mice and lice. It is safe and non-toxic. Diatomaceous Earth is an abrasive fine white powder made of t…
Nettex Total Hygiene Powder 5Kg Nettex Total Hygiene Powder 5Kg
£41.90
Nettex Total Hygiene Powder 5kg Nettex Total Hygiene Powder is naturally absorbent Diatomaceous Earth based powder that can be applied to poultry, their housing, dust baths and bedding resulting in an environment that discourages lice and mites. • High affinity for moisture and odour absorption to promote hygiene and dryness. The resultant environment discourages mites and crawling insects. • Cont…
Barrier Livestock Louse Powder 500g Sprinkler Barrier Livestock Louse Powder 500g Sprinkler
£13.19
£11.99
Barrier Louse Powder 500g Sprinkler The unique formulation of Louse Powder is entirely non-toxic and contains a safe-carrier that does not cause carcinogenic effects. Totally safe and designed to be applied directly to all animals it is suitable for use in organic farming systems, as it falls into the exempt category of products which use only plant oils as active ingredients, as listed in Annexe…
Barrier Red Mite Concentrate 500ml Barrier Red Mite Concentrate 500ml
£23.19
£15.49
Barrier Red Mite Concentrate 500ml Red Mite Concentrate are effective repellent combinations to be applied to poultry as a proactive 0n bird deterrent to infestation or to rectify an existing problem. Our formulation uses only 100% natural ingredients in a product that is entirely non-toxic to poultry and animals. Its active ingredient is a synergised tropical plant extract mixed with a blend of h…

Red Mite Treatment

Small parasites that can live in your chicken coop, red mites (Dermanyssus gallinae) feed off the blood of your birds during the night. Red mites can become an issue in any coop, but wooden cops are the most prone to infestations. Mites may invade your coop at any time but especially during the summer months. Hot conditions provide the red mite with the perfect environment in which to breed. Your red mite treatments will help to keep your chickens healthy and have been chosen from the highly regarded Agrivite, Barrier Animal Healthcare, Biolink, Harkers, Johnson’s Veterinary, Nettex and Smite collections.

red mite powder & sprays - we've got all bases covered!

You will discover disinfectants to rid your coop of mites and powders to protect your coop and chickens from infestation.

What are the symptoms of red mites on chickens?

It is vital to remain alert for the presence of red mite. A fall in egg production, pale combs and general weakness are all symptoms of the parasites. The presence of red mites in the coop or on the birds should be addressed as soon as possible. Check your coop regularly, paying particular attention to the perches together with any crack and crevices.

How does red mite infestation impact chickens?

Small numbers of mites will be merely an irritation to your birds as they cause itchiness. However, a serious infestation can seriously impact your birds’ health. The mites are capable of sucking sufficient blood to cause anaemia which will result in pale combs, weakness and reduced egg production. If too much blood is lost by the chickens, the situation may prove fatal.

How to treat red mites on chickens?

Red mites are extremely persistent and so it can take time to eradicate them. You should begin by cleaning out your coop and disposing of any bedding. Strip the coop down and replace the roof felting. Apply mite disinfectant such as Smite Professional Mite and Louse Treatment. Hose down the coop, taking care to reach every nook and cranny. Check for mites and hose again. Repeat this process until you can no longer see the parasites. Leave the coop to dry and then replace the bedding. Sprinkle the coop and your birds with red mite powder and rub this into perches. Reapply mite powder per the instructions and continue the treatment throughout the summer months.

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