Salmonella arizonae

Salmonella arizonae causes disease in turkeys, chickens, ducks, and other domestic poultry.

Chicks from mail-order hatcheries are frequent carriers of Salmonella spp. In fact, the proportion of mail-order hatchling boxes which tested positive for Salmonella was higher in 2015 (27%) compared to 2014 (17%).

Hosts

  • turkeys
  • chickens
  • ducks
  • reptiles