Chickens and Guinea Fowl

Discussion in 'Guinea Fowl' started by chicken19, Jan 28, 2016.

  1. chicken19

    chicken19 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Can guinea fowl live with chickens in a enclosed pen and share a coop?
    I would love to have guineas, but I don't know if they would be able to share with my chickens.
    Thanks in advance!
    ~Chick
     
  2. silkiecuddles

    silkiecuddles FortheLoveofSilkies

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    In my experience, they worked fine together. My flock at the time I had Guineas was a about 20 chickens and 3 guineas, so it would probably be different if you're talking a lot bigger of a flock.
     
  3. chicken19

    chicken19 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I only would like 3 guineas. They would have to share the coop.
    I have 8 chickens. Would that work?
     
  4. chicken19

    chicken19 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    None of my chickens are aggresive to other chickens.
     
  5. silkiecuddles

    silkiecuddles FortheLoveofSilkies

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    I think so. Do you free range?
     
  6. chicken19

    chicken19 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I ler them out for about 3 hours in the daytime
     
  7. LehighCounty4-H

    LehighCounty4-H Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i just got my guinea fowl 3 days ago they are free ranging with them and sleeping in the same coop along with jumbo ringneck pheasants
     
  8. chicken19

    chicken19 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have chickens, not pheasants[​IMG]
     
  9. LehighCounty4-H

    LehighCounty4-H Chillin' With My Peeps

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    my chickens i think dont know what to think of these turkey looking things. my black sex link (my oldest) always turns her head when the guineas do there alarm call
     

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