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by bagtec2019825 P.iresha sewwandi -
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1.  Fowl pox   


2.  Fowl pox is world wide disease of poultry caused by viruses of the farming poxviridae and the genus avipoxvirus.there are two forms of disease the first is spread by biting insects and would contamihation and causes lesions on the comb,wattles and beck.

3.  No treatment for this disease. control and prevention in chickens is accomplished by vaccination by the wing web method with commercially available fowl pox or pigeon pox vaccine.should be administrated to all chickens at 12-16 weeks of age.