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Re: Animal Science

by bagtec2019868 M.A.F.Nasrina -
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1. Fowl pox

2. Because this chickens comb and wattels have scabs, warty and spreading eruptions
Those are sign of the fowl pox

3. * There is no treatment for fowl pox and prevention is through vaccination of the replacement birds

* in pullet stage 2 vaccinations may need
1. 1st vaccine 3 to 6 weeks of age
2. 2nd vaccine 8 to 14 weeks of age

* a biosecurity program to prevent the movement of equipment that could be contaminated with pox should be implemented

* remove the effective chicken from the poultry house

* in the event of an out break liquid iodine disinfectant added to the water appears to aid in reducing mortality