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Re: Animal Science

by bagtec2018522 W.D.A. Dhananjaya -
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1. Fowl pox
2. Fowl pox is caused by an avian DNA pox virus. There are four or five closely related viruse that primarily affect different species of bird1s but there is some cross infection. Infection occurs through skin abrasions or bite through the respiratory route and possibly through ingestion of infective scabs.
3. Chicks may be vaccinated as young as one day of age. During outbreaks,unaffected flocks and individuals may be vaccinated to help limit the spread.