I looked around the forum for the best place to posted, and settled here. If there is a better place, let me know . I came across this article via Washington State University's Avian Health & Food Safety Laboratory, WADDL, WSU. Looks like vets have taken notice of the needs of backyard chicken keepers. And I've used, with success, the veterinary locator tool (use the advance search to find the poultry option) listed in the article. Meet your new neighbors: Chickens are moving from the hen house to the backyard and looking for veterinary care Not affiliated, yadda yadda....just interesting and helpful info imho.