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by bagtec2018429 M.D.T.Pushpakumara -
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1) fowl pox
2) it caused by viruses of the family poxivirdae and the genus avipoxvirus .

Fowl pox is world wide viral infection of chickens .

Sign -

Lesions on comb wattle and face .
Yellow membranes in mouth cavity.
Depression
Poor growth

3) vaccination is most commonly prevention method in fowl pox disease .
Chicken are usuall vaccinated with pigeonpox virus .this vaccine is usually given to chickens when between the age of 8 -14 weeks of age .