Will the femal pearl ginni's have the brilliant blue heads too?

Discussion in 'Guinea Fowl' started by MsMoss, Jun 4, 2011.

  1. MsMoss

    MsMoss Chillin' With My Peeps

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    or is that just the males who'll have the nearly neon pearly blue?
     
  2. PeepsCA

    PeepsCA Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No Helmeted Guinea Fowl have neon blue heads, they have naked featherless necks and heads with a casque on top... you must be thinking of the Vulturine variety.
     
  3. SuperPeacockman

    SuperPeacockman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mine have blue heads, it is almost neon
     
  4. tgperg

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    Picture please?

    Traci
     
  5. PeepsCA

    PeepsCA Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mine get a blue coloring to the skin under their throat area certain times of the year but I have no clue what "neon blue heads" you guys are talking about. Even on my blues and lavenders I've never seen anything like that before, lol.

    So yes, please post pics!
     
  6. SuperPeacockman

    SuperPeacockman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I cannot find my camera [​IMG]
     
  7. MsMoss

    MsMoss Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I only have one pic an it don't show their head very well, but I will upload it a bit later an try to get a better shot.
     
  8. racuda

    racuda Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I took a head pic just the other day...

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  9. tgperg

    tgperg Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Aw, yep. That's the ugly little suckers we love so much. [​IMG]

    Traci
     
  10. MsMoss

    MsMoss Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This is our ginni male, his head stays blue like this all the time, not just now and then under the skin like someone said before in a previous reply.


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