Merk's vaccine???

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by juice, Aug 4, 2010.

  1. juice

    juice Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello, I am getting a new flock and never really considered the vaccine for Merrk's ...do any of you vaccine for it? If so, can you tell me what your experience was. Is it a common disease? thanks ..
     
  2. buckabucka

    buckabucka Overrun With Chickens

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    I asked that question a while back myself, and I think you will find some people always vaccinate, and others never do. I think Merek's is more common in some areas than others, and I've heard it is a painful way to die.
    The vaccine was so inexpensive that I decided to go for it. Really, there are a lot of different opinions on this, so just go with your gut.
    Robin
     
  3. quinkerton

    quinkerton Out Of The Brooder

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    I vaccinated mine, better safe then sorry and it was inexpensive to do so.
     
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