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Information for Small-Flock / Backyard Chicken Owners 

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North Carolina Poultry Resource and Education Program

The North Carolina Poultry Resource and Education Program (NC PREP) is a voluntary program with the mission of providing educational information to all North Carolina backyard flock owners and private veterinary clinicians to improve disease prevention, flock health, and human safety. Fact sheets on biosecurity and Avian Influenza can be found at this site. A list of NC veterinary clinics that see backyard poultry is also available. Click here for more information about NC PREP


Office of the State Veterinarian
N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

Mailing Address:1030 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-1030
Physical Address: 2 W. Edenton Street, Raleigh, NC 27601
Phone: 919-707-3250; FAX: 919-733-2277

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