MAY 2016 "Land of the Free Because of the brave!" Hatch-a-Long Hosted by, Mike & Sally

Discussion in 'Hatch-A-Longs' started by Sally Sunshine, Apr 20, 2016.

  1. minihorse927

    minihorse927 Whipper snapper

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    lol! I have a 2.5 gallon bucket full of them from 2 days!
     
  2. minihorse927

    minihorse927 Whipper snapper

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    [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]some of my breeders. I've sorted through further since the pictures and only kept the best marked and biggest ducks.

    Eggs will hatch black, blue, chocolate, lavender, and tri
     
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  3. Chaos18

    Chaos18 Minion King Premium Member

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    [​IMG]Welcome. Should definitely set more [​IMG]

    [​IMG]Welcome.

    [​IMG]Welcome.

    [​IMG][​IMG]Such pretty duckies.
     
  4. BullChick

    BullChick Not who you think Premium Member

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    I didn't think they were.

    Ohhhhh
     
  5. Chaos18

    Chaos18 Minion King Premium Member

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    I've heard from a couple different people that guinea meat is good. It's usually a darker meat like pheasant.
     
  6. BullChick

    BullChick Not who you think Premium Member

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    Maybe it is an acquired taste. Like one day you get so fed up with the noise, that you just can't help but enjoy eating their meat because they were so annoying. [​IMG]
    I had not believed how loud they could be. People say the same about ducks and turkeys. Even roosters. I haven't had any problems with any of them.
    Maybe the guineas act differently when they aren't in my yard?
     
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  7. Chaos18

    Chaos18 Minion King Premium Member

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    I haven't heard that about ducks or turkeys or roosters. Maybe certain birds are louder than others or more annoying but I think as a group the other fowl makes less noise. Guineas on the other hand.........all they do is make noise.
     
  8. BullChick

    BullChick Not who you think Premium Member

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    LOL
     
  9. mlm Mike

    mlm Mike Sunna and Mani Premium Member Project Manager

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    Welcome!

     
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  10. DwayneNLiz

    DwayneNLiz ...lost... Premium Member

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    So pretty!

    guuneas are just obnoxious, and don't roost where they are supposed to, and they're ugly. Chickens eat just as many ticks in my opinion. I can't fathom why someone would have them
     

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