Tuesday, April 23Food Security Matters

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Walking Problems in Chickens

Walking Problems in Chickens

Poultry
Walking problems on chickens are one of the most common diseases challenging poultry farmers for a very long time. If you are a poultry farmer and you have recently noticed that there are some chickens in the shed with walking problems and you don’t know why then we invite you to read this article since here we will talk about the possible causes of this problem. Generally, the main cause of chickens that have walking problems is due to disease. However, there are also other factors that, although less frequent, also affect the chickens’ ability to walk. Next, we will describe some of the most common diseases and factors that cause abnormal gait in birds. The main causes of chickens with walking problems “The walking ability of chickens is considered an important welfare parameter.” T...