Country Living
Country Living, Country Skills
Country People

KountryLife.com - A Country Living Resource and Community
Community
Message Board
Country Topics
Trading Post
Memory Lane
Country Skills
Country Cooking

Channels
Gardening
Livestock
The Kitchen
Machinery
Tools

Photographs
Photo Gallery
Vintage Photos
Special Collections

Fun
Country Humor
Country Sounds
Coloring Book
Interactive Story

Farm Tractors
Pictures
Tractor Parts
Tractor Manuals

Miscellaneous
Classic Trucks
Antique Tractors
Modern Tractors
Site Map
Links Page
Contact Us

  
Country Discussion Topics
To add your comments to this topic, click on one of the 'Reply' links below.

Ticks on Donkeys
[Return to Topics]

Magda Liska    Posted 04-26-2002 at 18:31:30       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Hi, anyone know what I can use to get ticks off large mammoth donkeys? I just bought a pair of them and they are infested with ticks. I haven't brought them home yet and would ideally like to treat them where they are so that they can leave the ticks behind. Can you use dog flea and tick products on them? Supposedly the owner recently dusted them with Sevin dust for lice, guess that doesn't work for ticks and I do see hair loss in some spots on both. Appreciate any advice. Magda


M.R.    Posted 04-27-2002 at 00:27:13       [Reply]  [No Email]
What we use ['Only' when the ticks are bad] is the yellow sulfer salt blocks.


LazyHorse    Posted 04-26-2002 at 21:05:52       [Reply]  [No Email]
Bald spots are more likely from parasites or rubbing than ticks. We just pull them off our horses and donkeys and treat the area with antiseptic or alcohol. Rumor has it that garlic is good repellent for ticks and flies.


[Return to Topics]



[Home] [Search]

Copyright © 1999-2013 KountryLife.com
All Rights Reserved
A Country Living Resource and Community