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How to Treat Fowlpox (Paano Gamutin ang Bulutong ng Manok)

How to Treat Fowlpox (Paano Gamutin ang Bulutong ng Manok)

Chickens
Fowlpox (bulutong sa manok (Tagalog), buti or boti sang manok (Ilonggo))is a virus affecting many chickens and can be deadly if not treated immediately. Experts say there is no cure yet but here in the Philippines, there is an over-the-counter poultry drug that can be used to treat this deadly virus. Fowlpox affects not only chickens but also other domesticated birds like ducks, turkeys, and even doves. How to Prevent Chickens from Having Fowlpox Although the most effective way to prevent your chickens from contracting fowlpox is through vaccination, having your chicken inside the chicken house is the best way possible. But if you can afford it, go to your nearest poultry supply and ask for a fowlpox vaccine.  See vaccination guide. For more than two years, none of our chickens go...
10 Most Common Chicken Viruses, Diseases, and Treatments

10 Most Common Chicken Viruses, Diseases, and Treatments

Chickens
There are basically thousands of chicken diseases discovered and recorded by scientists and veterinarians around the world but there are 10 of these that are most common, fatal, and very contagious. Here in the Philippines, we used to grow native chickens. Although fatalities in native chickens are lower compared to imported broilers and American heritage breeds, having knowledge about these diseases, prevention, and treatment is still essential to protect our flock regardless of breeds. We may not used to giving vaccines to our native chickens but experiences suggest that when poultry pests like avian flu (peste) strikes, nothing is left. Therefore, regardless of what type of chicken we are rearing, it is important to administer the vaccination to protect not only the lives of our f...