Avian anatomy and how to perform a necropsy
If you have a chicken die, you can perform your own necropsy (animal version of an autopsy). Dr. David Frame will be discussing avian anatomy so you know what the insides should look like and how to perform your own necropsy. David D. Frame is an associate professor in the Animal, Dairy, and
Veterinary Sciences Department at Utah State University, specializing in
poultry diseases and production management. Dr. Frame currently serves as the USU Extension Poultry
Specialist with an additional assignment as poultry diagnostician for
the Utah Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory. He also actively participates
in providing community education classes in backyard poultry raising.
Before beginning a professional career in poultry, Dr. Frame extensively
bred and showed exhibition chickens.