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guinea flying coop

Discussion in 'Guinea Fowl' started by davecash, Sep 16, 2007.

  1. davecash

    davecash Songster

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    will guineas fly my six foot high fense?
     
  2. Chatychick

    Chatychick Songster

    Jul 9, 2007
    Blue Mound, Kansas
    Yes they can fly over that fence easily ...because mine do it all the time and then when its getting dark they come back...mine come back but some other peoples says theirs dont .
     
  3. Rafter 7 Paint Horses

    Rafter 7 Paint Horses Songster

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    Our gunieas fly up 12 feet to get to the lowest branch of their favorite roosting tree.

    They are excellent flyers & will fly out of any pen that does not have a top on it.


    Jean
     
  4. robin416

    robin416 Songster

    Feb 6, 2007
    Mine will fly straight up 40 feet to land in the top of the oak trees. They are extremely adept fliers even if their first choice for moving is running. The first few times mine flew at me in the field I'd duck because I didn't realize they had such control and would turn enough to miss me.
     
  5. mdbucks

    mdbucks Cooped Up

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    Mine fly to the top of the house 3 story, so i would have to Yeah they will fly over the fence. If in the same run as your chickens you can put a landing board on top of fence for them to stop at on way into and out of run. They should return each night to roost in the coop.
     

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