Balancing broiler welfare, judicious use of antimicrobials

00:02:31 | February 22, 2018

There’s a time and place when antibiotics are necessary to treat sick broilers, comments, Dr. Suzanne Dougherty, executive vice president, American Association of Avian Pathologists and consulting veterinarian, Pecking Around Consulting at the 2018 IPPE Broiler Welfare Panel. It can be a conflict of interest if a flock, for example, has necrotic enteritis and antibiotics are not used when needed.