A few birds with Fowl Pox -- what now?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by outnumbered by birds, Jan 30, 2013.

  1. outnumbered by birds

    outnumbered by birds Out Of The Brooder

    May 29, 2009
    I have a laying flock of about 50 free range chickens. I have had a couple birds come down with fowl pox type lesions around the eyes. I separated and treated them until the scabs where gone. I still do have a couple of chickens with scabs on their combs but we have been having frost bite issues so those could be attributed to that. Do I need to vaccinate the whole flock? If so where do I get that much vaccine?

    Thanks for the help,
  2. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble Premium Member

    Nov 27, 2008
    Jacksonville, Florida

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