Mareks Disease in Chickens

MAREKS DISEASE (MD), is a common virus that causes internal lesions (tumors), and kills more birds than any other disease. It is so common that you should assume you have it in your flock, even if you detect no evidence. Mareks is a member of the herpesvirus family of...

Vaccinating for Mareks Disease in Chickens

OK, I giveā€¦ I finally put together an article exclusively for those of you who would like to learn how to vaccinate your chicks for Mareks Disease. 1. draw 3cc of diluent 2. draw 3cc of re-hydrated vaccine 3. hold the chick face down 4. insert the needle just...