GUINEA FOWL THREAD

Discussion in 'Guinea Fowl' started by elsfieldchickens, Oct 13, 2014.

  1. margaret8

    margaret8 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    When it comes to food ...sort of...you get them to come into the pen or coop with food in the evening. Never feed them during the day only in the evening. They will associate you voice with food. They will NEVER be your best friend!
     
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  2. maxsgoldens

    maxsgoldens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just watch out for a male stood ominously by a bush,pile of twigs etc. The hens will be somewhere near
     
  3. maxsgoldens

    maxsgoldens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mine follow me around whenever I have food. The second I decide to follow them around they have me. They are definitely not tame but equally they are not scared.
     
  4. margaret8

    margaret8 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yep! The hen can even make her sound(bucks-wheat) when she is through laying!
     
  5. chickincrazy

    chickincrazy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That's good to know! I just wanted to find the eggs so I could hatch them!
     
  6. margaret8

    margaret8 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Lots of luck! I am already finding eggs! It's kind of early.....
     
  7. margaret8

    margaret8 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    P.S. They are already mating!!!!!
     
  8. maxsgoldens

    maxsgoldens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've seen mine mating and is I said earlier in the thread I've had one egg, but that was 2 weeks ago and had none since then.
     
  9. margaret8

    margaret8 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've got 2 eggs in the last week! It's still kind of early! It's Mid-winter here!
     
  10. maxsgoldens

    maxsgoldens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yet is here. Whereabouts are you?
     

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