rain behavior

Discussion in 'Guinea Fowl' started by leonphelps, Sep 6, 2011.

  1. leonphelps

    leonphelps Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 15, 2011
    Bucks County PA
    Does anyone else seem to notice that their birds go nuts when outside in the rain all day?

    Mine will squawk minimally, but when it rains...it is crazy.
  2. StevenW.

    StevenW. Lovin' My Quackers!

    Oct 7, 2010
    Central, Illinois
    The chickens love the rain.. They look like drowned rats when they come back in the coop for night time. [​IMG]
    The ducks LOVE the rain and will stand in it no matter what. (Unless I lock them inside.)

    I haven't had my Guinea Keets outside yet though.
  3. PeepsCA

    PeepsCA Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 28, 2011
    Big Oak Valley, CA
    Mine don't mind the rain, no more noisy than they usually are, lol. But I have noticed they are too stupid to get out of it before they are soaked to the bone, so I usually have to go out in it and get them rounded up [​IMG]
  4. Txcat

    Txcat Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 17, 2011
    LOL, my chickens love the rain. What little we've had in Central Texas this year. Guineas havent seen but a small shower, but they loved it. My 2 Ruens run for cover under the porch. If they had umbrellas they'd probably still run for cover [​IMG]. I guess they think the pond is the only place they are supposed to get wet! They are unlike any duck I've had, backwards!

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