November 11, 2016

Dutch Poultry Farmers Told to Keep Birds Indoors

Poultry farmers in the Netherlands were ordered by the government to keep their birds indoors after wild fowls infected with bird flu were discovered in several […]
November 11, 2016

Chicken Takes Spotlight Before Thanksgiving

Move over turkey. Chicken will rule the night before Thanksgiving. Chicken People, an original documentary that shows the ups and downs of breeders and chickens on […]
November 11, 2016

Cockfighting in Canary Islands: Culture or Torture?

  Spaniards helped spread the sport of cockfighting all over the world, including the Philippines. Not surprisingly, many people from Spanish archipelago Canary Islands consider cockfighting […]
November 10, 2016

Marek’s Disease: Incurable Yet Preventable

Marek’s disease provides us the reason why prevention is indeed better than cure. This disease killed lots of chickens in North America and Europe from the […]
November 10, 2016

Bacteria Found in Chickens in Indian Markets Can Cause Cancer

A study found that a common poultry pathogen collected from broilers and free-range chickens in Hyderabad, India bird markets is resistant to different antibiotics. The pathogen […]