Respiratory problem in CHickens and Turkeys

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Livinzoo, May 19, 2012.

  1. Livinzoo

    Livinzoo Songster

    Mar 2, 2008
    Statham, GA
    I was given some adult birds by someone who was supposed to bringing me eggs. He was coming into town so brought them. My birds free range so I did the best I could as far a quarantine at a moments notice. I put them in a dog kennel. Well a few days after they arrived I noticed the rooster lost his voice. Then I started hearing the sneezing. Ugh. I was hoping it was just something from being transported 400 miles in a crate in the bed of a truck. Than they started getting worse and some of my free ranging birds are sneezing including turkeys.

    What respiratory problems can cross between chickens and turkeys (I do not see anything in the ducks or guineas)? I really do not want to cull my entire flock as I have over 100 birds.

  2. scratch'n'peck

    scratch'n'peck Crowing

    Oct 31, 2008
    West Michigan
    My Coop

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