Guineas teaming up on the dog

Discussion in 'Guinea Fowl' started by jcatblum, Sep 30, 2011.

  1. jcatblum

    jcatblum Songster

    Oct 27, 2010
    Cement, OK
    I hear guineas going crazy outside the door today. Open the front door & the dog is on the porch & 15 guineas yelling at him from the bottom of the stairs. My Australian Shepard quickly entered the house. All the guineas them went on their way to wonder the yard. So guineas might be small but they can scare a dog that spends his evenings hearding cattle & chasing coyotes!

    I imagine the shrill noise is enough to scare many animals.

  2. PeepsCA

    PeepsCA Crowing

    Mar 28, 2011
    BFE, CA
    Quote:LOL, poor dog! [​IMG]

    I have seen others post that their Guineas have escorted deer, coyotes and foxes off their land, and I have seen my own male Guineas attacking jack rabbits that are grazing too close to their Hens. Occasionally one of my lazy unobservant barncats will get clocked pretty good if they aren't paying attention to where the Guineas are (especially at feeding time)... but they never get chased and hollered at all the way to the porch tho, lololol [​IMG]
    Last edited: Sep 30, 2011
  3. perchie.girl

    perchie.girl Desert Dweller Premium Member

    What a visual....

    I personally have had mine escort a coyote off the property.
  4. leonphelps

    leonphelps Songster

    May 15, 2011
    Bucks County PA
    mine chase my pugs out of their run every morning. it is funny. the pugs go to the bathroom, then the birds get out and let them know who owns the run.

  5. 1st_chicken

    1st_chicken In the Brooder

    Sep 26, 2011
    LOL THere were times when my guineas teamed up against a tom of mine. [​IMG]
  6. kuntrygirl

    kuntrygirl Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

    Feb 20, 2008
    Opelousas, Louisiana

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