is it safe?

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by crankster76, Jan 4, 2012.

  1. crankster76

    crankster76 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    got three birds that was showing signs of respratory desease. is it safe to clean and eat these birds?
     
  2. jasonm11

    jasonm11 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i'd haveno problems with it. In fact i had 3 out of 5 turkeys for Thanksgiving that were starting to have issues about 2 weeks before processing day. I did not treat and they all turned out great.
     
  3. crankster76

    crankster76 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thanks for the answer. I usually just cull them for dog food because i wasnt sure. i never saw much reason for treating them cause once they get it its in them for life. best cure for the flock is cull.
     

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