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2 month old keets and rain?

Discussion in 'Guinea Fowl' started by CDennis, Oct 23, 2009.

  1. CDennis

    CDennis Songster

    Apr 1, 2009
    My keets had a little too much fun today playing in the rain which concerns me greatly. I finally convinced them to go into the coop but they are only a little over 2 months old and didn't get a chance to dry off before bed. Do they need to come in the house for the night? Or are they pretty hardy at this age? I would just die if I lost them!

  2. Being wet is a keets biggest problem. Put them in an enclosed crate for the night.

    Put in grass hay if you have it. If you have 4 or more they will huddle.

    Kept drafts off them.
  3. txchickie

    txchickie Songster

    Nov 15, 2008
    Ehhhh at 8+ weeks mine are on their own. If it rains, they'd better find somewhere to go or they get wet [​IMG]

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