Q . I have a situation where I have a bird mite infestation in my apartment. Can you suggest some products i can use?
A. Most of the products im aware of are not registed for use in the home, so i cannot legally recommend them for home use even though they might be effective. Nevertherless here are some products that can be used in certain situations with mite problems, but please read the information on the items bottle first before deciding if its right for you.
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100ml makes 2 Litres of Solution! For use on mites, lice, flies, spiders, ants or any situation were external parasites are a problem, including nest boxes, flights, perches, aviary floors, indoor cages and for direct application to the bird.
A hospital B grade disinfectant which kills bacteria, viruses and fungi on contact and is effective in up to 20% organic matter, making it perfect for ‘dirty’ situations. For cages, perches, toys, food and water containers, hand rearing equipment and in animal hospital areas, hospital cages, brooders and incubators.
New! Aristopet Oral Antibiotic for Ornamental Birds is a broad spectrum antibiotic is designed for the treatment of bacteria enteritis and diseases caused by tetracycline sensitive organisms in ornamental caged birds.
Poly Aid Plus literally saves lives when administered to birds that are sick, stressed or injured by providing critical nutrients in a concentrated direct dose. Contains sustained release carbohydrates for ongoing energy, Probotic to restore gut flora, essential proteins, vitamins and electrolytes to assist in recovery.
Hydrates and supports birds during times of extreme temperature and during transportation or during showing. Provides energy and electrolytes to assist birds in recovery from illness or stress. Will increase vigour and vitality in birds on show or displayed for sale.
Avian Liquidator Ready to Use. For use on mites, lice, flies, spiders, ants or any situation were external parasites are a problem, including nest boxes, flights, perches, aviary floors, indoor cages and for direct application to the bird.
Virkon S is the premier broad spectrum virucidal veterinary disinfectant and is recognised by industry and governments worldwide as a disinfectant of choice for livestock disease prevention and control. Highly effective against 65 strains of virus in over 19 viral families, 400 strains of bacteria & 100 strains of fungi.
Diatomaceous Earth is a food grade and organic diatom powder which is popular as a high silica mineral supplement for horses, poultry, dogs, cats and other pets. Diatomaceous Earth is very multi-purpose and is also popular as a mite dust for animals and as organic insecticide in the garden. See disclaimer about Australian registered uses.
Multi-Clens is a water disinfectant for caged birds and animals, Add to drinking water to maintain a clean, healthy water supply. When used according to directions Multi-Clens is safe to use daily for birds and animals.
Inca Primactor is professional vitamin and mineral supplement for racing pigeons.
Vetafarm Avian Crittacare provides nutritional support for sick and injured birds. This powdered emergency food is ideal to aid in the recovery of sick or injured birds. Critta Care Avian should be used whenever any bird is not eating voluntarily.
Formulated by veterinarians for all birds and small animals. Improves digestion, immune function and general well-being. For use in all animals in times of stress, illness, injury, post antibiotic treatment or as a daily supplement to support the immune and digestive systems.
Aristopet Bird Wormer is used for the control and treatment of roundworms in ornamental caged birds. Roundworm infestation can be associated with weight loss, poor appetite, diarrhoea, retarded growth, and severe debilitation.