NPIP school,what to expect.

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by cbbantams, May 15, 2009.

  1. cbbantams

    cbbantams Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I will be going to the private blood tester school in two weeks,any one know what to expect at the class.
     
  2. The Poultry Peanut

    The Poultry Peanut lives under rock

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  3. The Poultry Peanut

    The Poultry Peanut lives under rock

    If no one else posts PM B.Saffles he is NPIP certified.
     
  4. rodriguezpoultry

    rodriguezpoultry Langshan Lover

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    I wouldn't expect it to be that hard.

    Just learning to recognize what a "sick" bird looks like, hitting the veins correctly, testing procedure (1 drop blue stuff, 1 drop blood..., mix two together on white plastic grid). Then also use a swab in the throat of chickens or vent of waterfowl.

    (The swab is to check for AI and Newcastle, at least in our state.)
     

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