marek positive roo can this be passed in fertilization process?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by rosegal, Feb 17, 2012.

  1. rosegal

    rosegal Songster

    Dec 6, 2008
    Tustin, CA
    I know that the 3 roos I have left are likely positive for marek. Is this passed through to the fertile eggs?
    Thanks, I know this is probably odd, but trying to decide if they should be put down, able to be of some use. I've already loss the rest of those I ordered from an auction here.

  2. seminolewind

    seminolewind Flock Mistress Premium Member

    Sep 6, 2007
    spring hill, florida
    He will not pass it on with fertilization. It's too late to cull to prevent it. Your property has already been exposed.

    Make sure chicks/egg hatchers are vaccinated and quarantined.

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