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are male Guineas loud

Discussion in 'Guinea Fowl' started by pax12, Dec 19, 2008.

  1. pax12

    pax12 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    are male Guineas loud
     
  2. Wildsky

    Wildsky Wild Egg!

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    is the pope catholic?
     
  3. rebelcowboysnb

    rebelcowboysnb Confederate Money Farm Premium Member

    No one around a farm with free range guineas sleeps past 10am. [​IMG]

    If I ever hatch any more they will go in a coop on the back of the property. Mine knew which window to scream in to to get food earlier.

    Male an hen both are loud.
     
  4. cthrash1

    cthrash1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 15, 2008
    Somerset, KY
    Especially when you have one that is scared of heights. Our one and only guinea will fly onto the gate and from there onto the roof of the leanto and as soon as he lands he panics and throws a fit trying to figure out how to get back down...Noisy, but hilarious. [​IMG]
     
  5. ozark hen

    ozark hen Living My Dream

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    Now this is a funny post! I have guineas and as all have said before me, both male and female are loud but I love them. I saw not a single snake last summer! Not one grasshopper or any other insect...for long. [​IMG] I guess I have learned to tune them out.
     
  6. Marlinchaser

    Marlinchaser Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 18, 2007
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    The males can be loud, but if you have a female around, he is definately the quiet one in the crowd. [​IMG]
     
  7. mcg30_40

    mcg30_40 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have two and unless they get seperated I only hear them a couple of times a day. Maybe I'm just lucky [​IMG]
     
  8. zatsdeb

    zatsdeb Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 2, 2007
    Lincoln, Illinois
    we have 14 guineas, and they never shut up!!!
    My Gosh!!!
    it seems we have 1 hen that just says "buckwheat buckwheat" all day long!!!
    the males answer them, and I think they are really loud when someone pulls in the driveway or they get spooked!
    they are definately the best watch dogs!!!
     
  9. Ugly Cowboy

    Ugly Cowboy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 25, 2008
    Corn, OK
    LOL YES!!!
     
  10. cackleberries

    cackleberries Chillin' With My Peeps

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    OH SO LOUD!!!some days I just want to ring there pretty little necks they SCREACH ALL DAY but others not a peep. They are louder around breeding time. Guess they want to really be noticed.[​IMG]
     

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