Heart attack Also called
Sudden Death Syndrome, acute death syndrome, flip-over disease, acute heart failure
This disease/problem is common in commercial “broilers” because of high rate of Growth and extra metabolic rate.
Symptoms-No symptoms previous to death.
Reason of Heart Attack in Broiler.
High-calorie feed we are giving to commercial broilers. Metabolic rate of Broiler bird become high and an electrolyte imbalance can lead the problem. In Hot areas ,where high temperature is too high and bird has to breath with high rate also increase the metabolic rate and when bird’s body is not able to control it ,bird die. High stress on bird can lead to the acute attack.
Home treatment and/or prevention –
Prevention: Be sure good temperature must be maintained . Extra temperature over 70 Fahrenheit can cause more mortality Never create the situation where bird have to be in penic situation like immediate Horn of Car or other vehicle, disturbing bird in Hot time. Give Electrolyte to bird.