Poultry Disease Diagnosis Link - Helpful!!!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by O.C.Chick, Dec 28, 2009.

  1. O.C.Chick

    O.C.Chick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 15, 2008
    Newport Beach, CA

    I discovered a link from University Of Florida that is extremely helpful for disease diagnosis and treatment:


    It includes a chart with symptoms and what diseases they are associated with. Hope you find it as valuable as I did![​IMG]

    Just thought I'd share, since I spent three days trying to find information to diagnose and treat two of my chickens this Holiday weekend while my vet was out of town. I own the Chicken Health Handbook which contains extensive information, but it unfortunately is very hard to make sense of the way the information is organized...I kept thinking: "Why don't they just have all of the information in a chart?!"

    My Appenzellers almost died of ulcerative enteritis, but luckily I was able to diagnose and treat her with the right antibiotic in time to save her! She is finally up and walking around this morning![​IMG]
  2. chickendude

    chickendude Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 4, 2009
    Dutchess County NY
    Thanks I will bookmark this.

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