hatching eggs

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by yotehunter, Dec 24, 2010.

  1. yotehunter

    yotehunter Out Of The Brooder

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    will chicks hatched from infected chickens have the disease that their parents are carriers of,they have recovered from ( crusty eyes, coughing, drooling) . if the infected chicken are disposed of will the disease stay in the coop only to reinfect new chickens, if so how can you disinfect the coop and yard.
     
  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    good question I'll give ya a bump
     
  3. Olive Hill

    Olive Hill Overrun With Chickens

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    What disease? Any given pathogen has its own unique survivability and circumstances under which it can be passed from bird to bird, bird to surface to bird, etc.
     
  4. yotehunter

    yotehunter Out Of The Brooder

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    i believe it is/was infectious coryza, also wondering if it can be transfered to ducks, turkeys,and geese
     
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