which vaccine

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by hermitranch, Mar 5, 2009.

  1. hermitranch

    hermitranch New Egg

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    i am restart the new small flock after my dog kill all of them year ago. i have never give them vaccine and i want do that this time, my question is which one do i use? some are few days old, some are couples weeks, few more in incubator plus 4 ducks.
     
  2. Bullwinkle

    Bullwinkle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The most important vaccination likely would be Mareks. It is offered by most hatcheries for 10 to 15 cents for each chick. Mareks is very wide spread.

    Some folks vaccinate for Coccidiosis, while most just use a medicated starter feed. For more info on these two, see my sig.
     
  3. horsejody

    horsejody Squeaky Wheel

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    Ideally, they should be vaccinated for Marek's as day old chicks. Whether or not it would be effective for one that is a few days old would depend on how well quarantined they have been since hatching.
     

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