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|Identification of the specific mite species and treat accordingly.|
|Ivermectin||Oral or injectable (200 mg/kg) used off-label. Most be given monthly for at least 3 months, even if mites are no longer seen.|
|Fipronil||Frontline Spray (0.25%-w/v-fipronil) applied directly to the bird's body.|
|Powder and spray insecticides specifically for mites|
|Do not ever use carbaryl powder (Sevin dust) either on the birds or on your property.|
|Dawn dish soap||Give them a bath|
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