Welcome, Guest: Register On Nairaland / LOGIN! / Trending / Recent / New
Stats: 2,993,557 members, 7,293,807 topics. Date: Tuesday, 07 February 2023 at 08:35 AM

Paralysis, Lameness In Broiler Chickens, Causes, Prevention And Treatment - Agriculture - Nairaland

Nairaland Forum / Nairaland / General / Agriculture / Paralysis, Lameness In Broiler Chickens, Causes, Prevention And Treatment (155 Views)

Solution To Paralysis And Lameness In Broiler Chicken / Paralysis, Lameness In Broiler Chickens, Causes, Prevention And Treatment / Paralysis And Lameness In Broiler Chickens, Causes, Prevention And Treatment. (2) (3) (4)

(1) (Reply)

Paralysis, Lameness In Broiler Chickens, Causes, Prevention And Treatment by bnet1010(m): 10:05pm On Apr 14, 2020
Paralysis, Lameness in Broiler Chickens, Causes, Prevention and Treatment.
Paralysis, lameness in broiler chickens, is more prevalent than you can imagine. My chickens can’t walk, they are lying flat, can’t reach their feed, their legs are twisted.

These are common phrases or comments you often hear from broiler farmers from time to time.

This condition can be very annoying and frustrating. Especially if you can’t figure out exactly what is responsible for the paralysis or lameness in your flock.

Paralysis or lameness in broiler chicken is one of the top welfare crises faced by many broiler farmers.

Despite improvements in genetics, health, and nutrition associated with broiler farming over the years.

Many chickens still end up with paralysis or lameness, while some are just partially paralyzed.

This condition should never be underestimated by any serious poultry farmer (especially those engaged in broiler farming business).

Once you treat it with levity you are risking the welfare and health of your chicken. As well as the product quality and profitability in the long run.

Paralysis and lameness are not uncommon among poultry farmers especially broiler farmers, a lot of factors are responsible.

The first thing to do is to understand the root cause of the condition. And the possible ways to reduce or stop the sufferings of the broiler chickens involved.

for further reading https://bnethub.com/paralysis-lameness-in-broiler-chickens-causes-prevention-and-treatment/[i][/i]

1 Share

(1) (Reply)

Soilless Farming 101 With Samson Ogbole - All You Need To Know / Nigeria To Establish 142 Agro-processing Centres Under The Green Imperative Prog / Mushroom Farming.

(Go Up)

Sections: politics (1) business autos (1) jobs (1) career education (1) romance computers phones travel sports fashion health
religion celebs tv-movies music-radio literature webmasters programming techmarket

Links: (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10)

Nairaland - Copyright © 2005 - 2023 Oluwaseun Osewa. All rights reserved. See How To Advertise. 30
Disclaimer: Every Nairaland member is solely responsible for anything that he/she posts or uploads on Nairaland.