Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Fatty Livers & Heavyset Chickens

Fatty Livers & Heavyset Chickens
by Melissa Caughey from Tilly's Nest
For years in my medical career, I have been diagnosing patients with fatty liver diseases. It is estimated that approximately 20% of adults have fatty liver syndrome, with the percentage rising in children at an alarming rate. You can imagine my shock when I learned that chickens too could suffer from Fatty Liver Syndromes of their own!

Yes, we are discovering that chickens, like people who suffer from obesity, have poor nutrition, and sedentary lifestyles are leading them to develop fatty liver syndromes themselves.
Learn how to prevent fatty liver syndromes and keep your chickens as healthy as possible ...