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    Incubator Cleaning Brinsea 56EX

    Maybe some one already address this. I have hatched using my Brinsea 56EX incubator a few times. I've taken it apart to clean it. But the plastic bearings that holds the screws are starting to crack and fall apart. And i did not force the tightness. Is there another way of cleaning this thing...
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    Necropsy

    Looks bad. But doesn't look untreatable. Any recommendations for what to get for treatment? I'm making a cocktail of apple cider vinagar, oregano, garlic and honey mix for the rest of the flock.
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    Necropsy

    Okay. So i got the full report back. From the Report. Microscopic evaluation confirmed gross suspicions of a neurotropic lymphoproliferative disease (neoplastic infiltration of cells into the nervous system) that is suggestive of Marek's disease. As previously mentioned, unvaccinated birds...
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    Necropsy

    They were both hatched from my yard. The family of chicken i have here is a long family breed that I've always had. It was gifted to me from beloved relatives. Thats why I am going through all this trouble of finding the cause of illness.
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    Necropsy

    I have a few brood birds (M/F) that were gifts from long pasted relatives. Most of my flock are home bred and raised. I never have any issues til the past few years. Been raising chicken in the yard for past 10 years.
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    Necropsy

    I fear for my flock.
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    Necropsy

    I sent 2 young ladies to the lab. I shed tears when I saw them showing signs of illness. But i had to know whats going on in the yard. I got the email results today. Some one help me understand the report. Sadden about my two ladies. But hopeful this may save the rest of the flock. Hope this...
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    Shampoo?

    I am wondering if there is anything to wash the birds with? Like shampoo or soap. I know the poultry feather contains an oil and their feather aren't to be washed with soap. But is there any disinfectant wash that can be used. I will be spraying down my coop and yard soon with a disinfectant. I...
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    Marek's??

    Think I found a place. Not sure how the situation is with the corona virus and all. But the next bird that get sick, I will invest into getting it done. Finally finding out what it is. Thanks.
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    Marek's??

    I considered that. But where can you send the corpse of the chicken? What kind of lab will i be looking up for that? And how mucb does it cost? Much appreciated.
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    Marek's??

    Hi all, Okay. So ive been looking through the threads, youtube and web about Marek's Disease. I have this young bird, he is about 3.5-4 month old. He was with his brothers and sister total of 9. He is the only one doing this. Started doing it this morning. Yesterday when they were roaming i...
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    Lumps down her lower body.

    Thinking about giving her some antibiotics. But I have no idea what this is.
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    Lumps down her lower body.

    Some history: She laid eggs back in October/November and then molted after. Finish molting in December. Haven't laid any eggs since or do mating calls. Was checking her out and I found lumps on both sides of her under belly by her thigh. Been about 2 weeks now. Anybody experience this or know...
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    What is wrong with his eye???

    Thanks all for responding. All your inputs helped. You all have a great day.
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    What is wrong with his eye???

    Damn. My little rooster is gone. Hope you are in a better place. I was talking about it with a buddy of mine. He said my bird had a respiratory infection that blocked his stomach and lungs. Gasping for air the last few days he was here with me. 😭😭
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    What is wrong with his eye???

    Not the roof of his beak but down his throat. There's some white specks around the inside of his throat. Hard to see at night. But wasn't like that last weekend or the days before. No smell. I was given some meds. Cross my fingers to see if it works.
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    What is wrong with his eye???

    Update: tylosin came in yesterday. Mixed it and filled up his water this morning. Got home an hour ago, went to check on my boy. Breathing gotten worst. His normal breathing is heavier. I look down his throat and there are small white stuff on the roof of his throat. Canker....
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    Comment by 'StarScreamers' in item 'MagicFly Digital Mini Fully Automatic Egg Incubator'

    I bought this incubator about a year ago. I tried incubating a batch of eggs. The temperature was such a concern. I had a thermostat on both side of the incubator facing out like you. Both thermostat read different temp and humidity %. I was so confused about it. Gave the eggs to a broody hen...
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    What is wrong with his eye???

    Ordered some tylosin from the link. Thanks! Going to take a few days to get here.
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    What is wrong with his eye???

    This fella is to spend his days with the ladies. No new birds added recently. Its wet and cold where I am at. They dont get to roam as much as they use to. I do let him out on the few sunny days here. The MG does look like it can be it. After the replies, I looked it up. Symptoms does fit. Now...
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