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Healthy backyard flocks and healthy families: Tips from the Division of Public Health
By: Division of Public Health
Backyard birds such as chickens, ducks, geese, and turkeys are increasing in urban and suburban areas. Raising these birds is a popular way to have homegrown eggs and poultry, and a fun way for children to learn about caring for animals. While keeping poultry flocks can be fun and educational, they can carry harmful germs that can make you sick.  Follow these tips to keep yourself and your family healthy while enjoying your backyard flocks.   Wash your hands. Wash your hands and your children’
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