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by bagtec2018459 E.D.T. Niwarthana -
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1.fowl pox
2.*There are two forms of the disease .
*The firt is spead by biting insects and woud contamination and couses lesions on the comb wattles ,and beak.
*It caused by viruses of the family poxiviradae and the genus Avipoxvirus.
*Signs:-poor growth,poor egg production ,Inappetance,Deperssion.
3.*Vaccines are available for fowl pox.
*Infected there are no treatment .
*Just prevention measure including the vaccine and mosquito management .
*This vaccine is usually given to chickens when between the age of 8-14 weeks of age .the wing method of injection .