Can Ducks catch any disease from chickens and vis versa?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by adorable, May 7, 2011.

  1. adorable

    adorable Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was wondering if i went on someones farm and all they have are chickens.And i come home to my ducks. Can my ducks get sick from poultry?Or chickens get sick from ducks. ? I tried to googled it . Nothing came up.
     
  2. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Quote:Yes. Here's a link to diseases that both can get directly or indirectly. You can scroll through all of them and see what disease affects what types of birds.
    http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/ps044
     

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