Tag Archive: Edgar Oviedo, lameness
Apr 29, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Lameness in poultry can start in the hatcheryLameness in poultry is often associated with bird weight, bacterial infections or the condition of the litter, but it actually begins much earlier in the bird’s life — often in the hatchery.
Jan 07, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Chicks may hold clues to lameness in older birdsLameness in some poultry flocks has researchers searching for the cause, Suzanne Dougherty, DVM, a consulting poultry veterinarian based in Alabama, told Poultry Health Today.
Sep 24, 2014PHT EditorComments Off on Kinky back takes costly toll on broilers at 4 to 6 weeksBroiler producers are being urged to watch for signs of kinky back, an emerging bacterial disease of poultry that can cause significant losses in birds 4 to 6 weeks of age.
Jan 01, 2014wpengineComments Off on Lameness in broilers: OsteomyelitisBy Stephen Collett, BScAgric, BVSc, MMedVet, MRCVS, DACPV Poultry Diagnostic and Research Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia