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Influence of pullet weight on cloacal haemorrhage

Body weight management is the most critical aspect of maximising returns from laying hens. Superior management, including body weight management during the transition from pullet to layer will increase production and reduce the extent of cloacal haemorrhage and subsequent mortality.

This article can also be found at World Poultry Volume 21 number 4. To view the article online simply click on the link below.

Keywords: pullet, cloacal, haemorrhage, hens, layers, management, mortality, health


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