On 2/08/06, Dottie wrote:
> On 2/08/06, Dottie wrote:
>> Yes, I did do extensive cleaning. Cleaning the vents,
>> scrubbing everything down with bleach solution and
>> replacing many items. It was expensive in man-hours and
>> replacing items or cleaning.
> I just spoke with Avian Biotech who does alot of avian
> testing and they explained that "low-level positive" is just
> a way of discerning a degree of the virus present. (This is
> not the same people who did the initial testing).
> Furthermore, stress would not cause the virus. I am going
> to speak with the avian vet later tonight.
Could you bottom line this for me? The birds you recently
purchased have PBFD. Is that what you're saying? Is that like
being a "little bit pregnant?" Sorry if I don't understand
this, but I'm trying. They have a little bit of the virus now,
but will develop full blown PBFD?