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Re: Animal Science

by bagtec2019703 H.D.R.A.Amarathunga -
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1.) Fowl pox .


2.) White , ash dots on non feathered areas .

Small craters are around the eye lids and corners of the mouth.


3.) There is no effective cure for fowl pox .Prevention and control are vital for keeping flocks healthy .

Vaccination is the most common presention method.  

Virus particles can be found in the environment thus, dust control and disinfection of the environment are important.

An effective insect control program should be in place . 

Treats scabs  with a dilute iodine solution . Ex : J. Crow's lugol's solution. 

Apply ointmernt to soften scabs. Ex : Sulfur powder with 1/2 cup of vaseline . 

Mix diluted iodine solutions in to the flock's drinking water .

Sanitize drinking water.