Keeping Backyard Poultry
Owning backyard chickens and other poultry can be a great experience. However, backyard flock owners and especially children can get sick if they don’t follow proper precautions, as shown by the record number ofSalmonella infections linked to backyard flocks in 2017. CDC’s feature shares simple tips to handle and care for backyard flocks while reducing the chance of Salmonellaillness. Also available in Spanish.