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Guineas to the rescue!

Discussion in 'Guinea Fowl' started by tomingreeneco, Nov 8, 2015.

  1. tomingreeneco

    tomingreeneco Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Something has been eating our koi in our pond and we could not find out what. Today our guineas alerted us to a problem at the pond. A mink! It is no longer a problem at the pond. Our guineas surrounded it and it was dispatched. [​IMG]
     
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  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Well done!
     
  3. SunHwaKwon

    SunHwaKwon Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How many do you have and how old are they?
     
  4. memphis

    memphis Overrun With Chickens

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    Wow..
     
  5. nab58

    nab58 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would love to keep Guineas!


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  6. tomingreeneco

    tomingreeneco Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We have 45 Guineas ranging in age from 6 yrs. old to 6 months old.
     
  7. Spottedhorse

    Spottedhorse New Egg

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    We have 45 Guineas ranging in age from 6 yrs. old to 6 months old. 
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    How long do they live? I'm new to this and trying to find everything out that I can??? Thanks
     

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