Infectious laryngotracheitis (ILT) is a respiratory disease of chickens, pheasants, pheasant crosses and peafowl. It is highly contagious and is spread either by infected birds or other birds through mechanical means.

About infectious laryngotracheitis in poultry

  • Fact sheet about infectious laryngotracheitis in poultry, including its cause, prevention, controlling spread of the disease and disease reporting.

Infectious laryngotracheitis is a provincially reportable disease for domestic chickens, bantams, pheasants and peafowl.