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no feathers on head or neck

Discussion in 'Guinea Fowl' started by JoyDavis2, Sep 29, 2015.

  1. JoyDavis2

    JoyDavis2 New Egg

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    is this normal
     
  2. Carly Avgeris

    Carly Avgeris Out Of The Brooder

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    :)
     
  3. R2elk

    R2elk Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You should do a search for photos of adult guineas. You can view different varieties at

    http://guineas.com/colorchart/
     
  4. JoyDavis2

    JoyDavis2 New Egg

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    Thanks I will look it up. am new at this and can't always tell by photos.
     
  5. R2elk

    R2elk Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Adult guineas do not have feathers on their head or upper neck but they often have hairs on the back of their necks.

    male Powder Blue guinea
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    Right click and select open in new tab to see full size image.
     
    Last edited: Sep 29, 2015

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