vaccinated chickens

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by rugerr1, Sep 2, 2014.

  1. rugerr1

    rugerr1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a couple of roosters that I didn't know they were until know. I vaccinated my entire flock for fowl pox. It has been about 2 months? My question is are they safe to eat (the roosters) even though I vaccinated them ?
     
  2. rugerr1

    rugerr1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Anyone? ?
     
  3. keesmom

    keesmom Overrun With Chickens

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    Here is what is listed under precautions on the vaccine:

    Do not vaccinate within four weeks of onset of egg production or during egg production. Do not vaccinate within 21 days of slaughter.

    So it looks like you'll be fine if it has been 2 months.
     
  4. rugerr1

    rugerr1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Great, thank you very much!
     

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