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Re: Animal Science

by bagtec2019680 S.D.S.J.Dissanayake -
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1)Fowl pox disease 


2)because the scab on the comb and wattles is the sign of this disease 

Chickens inappetance stage


3)There is no treatment for fowl pox and prevention is through vaccination of the replacement birds.

remove the effective chicken from the poultry house .

in the event of an out break liquid iodine disinfectant added to the water appears to aid in reducing mortality.

  • Virus particles can be found in the environment and debris found in the poultry houses, thus dust control and disinfection of the environment are important.
  • An effective insect control program should be in place 
  • A biosecurity program to prevent the movement of equipment that could be contaminated with pox should be implemented.

And poultry house in and out keep clean