Can worms be transmitted to a chicken's egg?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by littlecreekfarm, Sep 28, 2011.

  1. littlecreekfarm

    littlecreekfarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just curious if round worms can be passed in the chicken's egg?

    Thanks,
    Little Creek Farm
     
  2. southerndesert

    southerndesert B & M Chicken Ranch

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    Yes they can.....

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  3. foxypoproxy

    foxypoproxy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:And this is why we don't want our chickens to have worms! [​IMG]
     
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  4. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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  5. ninabeast

    ninabeast Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just had fried eggs for dinner, and I'm really wishing I hadn't seen those pics...ewwwwwwww!
     
  6. Stacykins

    Stacykins Overrun With Chickens

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    Does that parasite have a name?
     
  7. WooingWyandotte

    WooingWyandotte Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:Kinda looks like a roundworm.
     
  8. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Quote:Kinda looks like a roundworm.

    Ditto.
     

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