Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Cannibalism in poultry: Causes of problems complex and probably involve nutrition, genetics and management

Author

Wilbor O. Wilson

Author Affiliations

Wilbor O. Wilson is Assistant Professor of Poultry Husbandry and Assistant Poultry Husbandman in the Experiment Station, Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 3(6):13-16. DOI:10.3733/ca.v003n06p13. June 1949.

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Abstract

Chickens and turkeys normally feed on grains, vegetation and meat but under certain conditions they may become meat eaters to the extent of being cannibalistic.

Wilson W. 1949. Cannibalism in poultry: Causes of problems complex and probably involve nutrition, genetics and management. Hilgardia 3(6):13-16. DOI:10.3733/ca.v003n06p13
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