Red mite can be a tricky problem to deal with when keeping chickens. Red mites are small parasitic mites that live in your chicken coop in the daytime and feed off the blood of your chickens at night. All types of chicken coops can get red mite however wooden coops tend to suffer from infestations the most.
We are firm believers that prevention is better than cure. By elminating the possibility of mites developing within the coop you can avoid any unneccessary suffering for your birds.
For more information on mite prevention and treatment. Click Here.