Vetafarm Avimec is a topical "drop on" liquid for the treatment of Scaly Face Mite (Knemidokoptes pilae) in budgerigars, or other caged birds. When acquiring new birds, treating prophylacticly during quarantine is a good practice. We also carry Avian Insect Liquidator, and Scatt.
Dosage & Administration:
Birds less than 30g body weight apply 1 drop, Birds between 30-100g body weights apply 2 drops. Repeat application weekly for three doses. Place drops on an unfeathered area of the skin. Treat all birds in the aviary. Full recovery may take up to 6 weeks in order to break the entire life cycle.
Recommended for: Budgerigars, or other small species living in a flock. Can be used with: Avimec is for external use only and is safe to use in conjunction with food additives and supplements and with other oral medications.