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what do others use?
I use a standard syringe to give the girls their Ivermectin oral drench. It's slow but it works. I can control the amount and rate so they don't inhale any or slobber it out. How do the drench guns work?
 

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Drench guns like the ones supplied by Ivomec periodically are as much auto doser syringe with a tube stuck on as anything else. I set mine to the minimum average dose I need and simply squeeze a little more (squeeze twice by as much as needed) or less as needed above or below (squeeze a bit less) that average weight setting. You can squeeze it slowly to control drool losses and the tube lets you position it down thier throats better. I do use a syringle for individual or a few doses. Anything under 10 doses really.
 

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Pipestone vet sells a small drenching gun Sharpvet Dose Syringe (#6998) for $11.35 which is supposed to work better than the standard syringe method. I'm going to order one with my next order and see if it does.
 
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