Eating eggs with possible pox infection.

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by christina1982, Dec 3, 2011.

  1. christina1982

    christina1982 Out Of The Brooder

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    One of my chickens has pox, she is not laying eggs. I think one of my chickens has a pox on her comb. Well we have been eating her eggs.


    Is that ok? Should I throw them out? Is it contagious?
     
  2. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Quote:The eggs are safe to eat and fowl pox isnt transmittable to humans.
     

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