Fowl pox

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by CP1900, Nov 16, 2017.

  1. CP1900

    CP1900 In the Brooder

    Feb 17, 2017
    I’ve had two chickens die of fowl pox. How to I protect my remaining flock?
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Chicken tender

    Jul 16, 2015
    central Wisconsin
    Why did they die? And how? Did they have the wet pox? There's a vaccine for it, otherwise it is mostly transmitted and spread by mosquitoes, so keeping standing water to a minimum can help keep your risk lower. Also don't mess with the lesions to minimize spreading it. Birds who have had it become immune to it.
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