Category Archive: Global TOPICS, Gut Health, PHT GLOBAL, PHT US, TOPICS, Zoetis News Center
Mar 22, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on How to avoid performance drops when initiating coccidiosis vaccinationTOOLBOX, Issue 11: An interview with Jon Schaeffer, DVM, Director of Poultry Veterinary Services, Zoetis
Mar 21, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Gizzard changes seen in NAE flocks but diagnosis is murkyRaising broilers without antibiotics appears to be affecting the gizzard in ways that aren’t yet fully appreciated, and it’s not clear if the changes observed are true gizzard erosions, Jessica...
Mar 18, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Preharvest reduction of Salmonella, Campylobacter key to better control effortsBy Abhinav Upadhyay, DVM, PhD, postdoctoral associate and Dan J. Donoghue, PhD, professor, University of Arkansas
Mar 14, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Genomic sequencing could aid ILT control efforts in poultryMolecular virology is already leading to discoveries that will improve management of ILT, according to Stephen Spatz, PhD, molecular virologist with USDA’s Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory,...
Mar 11, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Sanderson vet shares thoughts on managing elusive reovirus, other gut diseasesAutogenous vaccines used in a reovirus vaccination program need to be updated relatively often to keep up with changes in the pathogen
Mar 05, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Poultry experts identify weak links in live production that can compromise Salmonella controlImproved Salmonella control requires fixing weak links in live production that allow the pathogen to get into a flock, poultry experts advised during an industry roundtable.
Mar 04, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Effective biosecurity requires addressing the culture of a companyEffective biosecurity on poultry farms requires developing the kind of culture that motivates everyone in the company to adhere to the procedures that protect flocks from infectious disease.
Feb 27, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Mycoplasma synoviae demanding more attention as poultry industry grasps its full impactEmerging, variant strains of Mycoplasma synoviae are causing eggshell apex abnormalities as well as production drops in both layer and breeding flocks worldwide, Anneke Feberwee, DVM, PhD, from GD...
Feb 21, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Early exposure to Clostridium protects birds from necrotic enteritisEarly exposure to Clostridium perfringens in used litter may be a way to minimize the impact of necrotic enteritis (NE) in broilers, Steve Davis, DVM, told Poultry Health Today.
Feb 18, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Management key to preventing green muscle disease in broilersBy Tom Tabler, PhD, Extension Professor, Mississippi State University Extension Service, Poultry Science Department, Mississippi State, Mississippi