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Fowl Pox Prevention & Treatment | The Chicken Chick®
Fowl pox is a highly contagious viral infection in poultry that causes painful sores on a chicken's skin. Also referred to as Avian Pox, Sorehead, Avian Diphtheria and Chicken Pox, it is unrelated to human chicken pox and cannot be contracted by people from birds. Fowl pox occurs in two forms, Dry and Wet pox and while there is no cure, Fowl Pox can be prevented and the symptoms, treated.
The Cut & Dry Truth about Diatomaceous Earth DE & Chickens | The Chicken Chick®
Food grade diatomaceous earth (also known as DE and fossilized shell flour) is a naturally-occurring, fossilized mineral dust with microscopic, razor-sharp edges that act as a mechanical insecticide by slicing into insects' bodies and absorbing their bodily fluids thereby dehydrating them t ...
Chicken Checkup: DIY Physical Exam | The Chicken Chick®
A chicken's eyes should be clear, bright, round and moist. The pupils should be round and equal in size. The iris (colored portion of the eye) should not be grey. They eyes should not be dry, sunken, swollen, cloudy, watery or crusty; there should be no bubbles or other discharge. Chickens possess a third eyelid, which is normal and generally ruins an otherwise decent photo.
What to Ask When Picking Up New Chicks | Purina Animal Nutrition
Backyard chicken breeds can lay eggs in many fun colors – from traditional white to olive green and chocolate brown. Click to learn more about breed selection! #test1