Thursday, March 31, 2011

Newcastle disease could kill all poultry population in an area

Newcastle Disease is an avian harmful diseases that could kill avian. This diaseas has been foudn in Newcastle, United Kingdom in 1926, As where is gets name.
This disease is seriously danger for poultry industry. It could kill all poultry population in an area. The scientist has not yet find the medicine for this disease; however, some there is ND vaccine that can protects poultry from ND. 
The virus can be spread from air, water, poultry feed, Chicken sick, chicken sick's manure, human, wild bird and others. Human may not bring ND diseases but their body, cloth, and shoes may bring the virus from other area; therefore, the owner should protect the flock are from other people. If they want enter the flock, they should wash their hand and feet.
The owner should keep the flock clean. They need to wash the flock routinely.
The sign of the chicken which get this diseases is uncretain. The symptoms is similar to other diseses's symptom. The Bird or Chicken that got sick is very difficult to breath (coughing and gasping). Some chicken show nervous sign such as depression, twisted neck, paralysis, musculars tremors, dropping wings, paralysis, circling,
To overcome this diseases, the farmer can prevent with ND vaccine. They should remove any suspected ND Poutry from the flock so they cannot infect other chicken.

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