Written by: Dr. Jacquie Jacob, University of Kentucky
Diseases that can affect the skin include viral and bacterial infections and infestations by parasites.
Clinical signs of fowl pox include the following:
- Discharge from the eyes
- Retarded growth
- Warts and scabs
Erysipelas is a disease that affects range turkey. This disease can cause swollen snoods and sudden death
Mite and Lice
Mites and lice are external parasites that can cause skin problems.