merecs disease free

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by krackowpolish, Aug 6, 2013.

  1. krackowpolish

    krackowpolish Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i read online that if a hen survived merecs disease and had a baby, the baby would be unable to get it[​IMG]. is this true?
     
  2. Nike

    Nike Young&Beautiful

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    I'm not really sure. But I think if you have them separated that it should be fine. I thought I heard marek's was airborne. So if you were planning on hatching chicks I would get the chicks vaccinated.
     

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