Vaccinating my flock

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by rachelscott17, Feb 20, 2017.

  1. rachelscott17

    rachelscott17 Hatching

    Sep 18, 2016
    Hello everyone [​IMG] I have ten baby chicks that are two weeks old today I have purchased Newcastle/Infectious Bronchitis vaccine for and was planning on administering tonight. However, today a friend learned she is moving and gave me her two slightly less than 1 year old Americaunas that have not been vaccinated for this. I would like to vaccinate them as well as my chicks because having chickens that aren't vaccinated around others that are is generally a bad idea from what I read in the pamphlet that came with the medicine.

    Does anyone know if it's ok to vaccinate chickens that are already laying? And is there an egg withdrawal?

  2. Flock Master64

    Flock Master64 Crowing

    Jul 24, 2016
    Surrounded by the Amish
    i beleive if they are under a year its ok to vaccinate but im not fore sure

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