Look for Signs
Report Sick Birds
Protect Your Birds
Source: USDA, Biosecurity for Birds
We know you love chickens (They’re one of the first types of livestock you add to your hobby farms! Check out the results of our survey>>)
We want you to keep them safe, too.
The USDA has a free calendar 2009 (and a website) with tips and reminders about how to keep your backyard or farm chickens and other birds free from disease.
We have one to give away, too!
(NOTE: Be sure to include a current email address in when you send up your user information so we can get in touch with you.)
The highly pathogenic avian influenza is one bird disease of the greatest concern.
To order your free calendar and other related publications, visit the Biosecurity for Birds web page.
Read More About Chickens
Find a few basic tips for preventing chicken disease. Click to continue>>