Vet. Mohammed Abdel Fattah Tel.+46 0709245692 E- mail : Bmoaf@slv.se. Botulism In broilers. Botulism in Broilers. Botulism is an intoxication which can affect man and animals, including rodents and a variety of avian species. . Etiology.
Acidification of the drinking water. Citric acid.
Remove litter/manure immediately after birds are removed from the house
Fumigate/ spray the house with a compound approved for poultry house disinfection.
Allow at least 12-14 days down time before birds are placed back in the house. Bringing birds back into the house prematurely encourages the cycling of diseases fromflock to flock.