Help! Female guinea hens fighting!

Discussion in 'Guinea Fowl' started by ChaycheeB, Sep 7, 2014.

  1. ChaycheeB

    ChaycheeB New Egg

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    My husband and I own four guineas, two female and two male. They are 6+ months old. Today the two female guineas started fighting and would NOT stop, we have them separated right now but have no clue why they are fighting or what to do with them. We tried to separate them and then they just continued to fight... sprayed em' with a hose.. still fought. Any help would be greatly appreciated!!!
     
  2. gguineasfamily

    gguineasfamily Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They will fight unil they sort about their pecking order. Then they'll be friends like nothing happened.
     
  3. guineaczech

    guineaczech Out Of The Brooder

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    I recently experienced the same thing with my new group of guineas. They were fighting brutally for a couple weeks. I actually thought one was gonna die it was in such bad shape. Now all seem to be happy. Good luck with yours.
     
  4. nailladi

    nailladi Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You need more, they are flock birds. They get along better when there are 6 or more.
     

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