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PostPosted: Thu Dec 24, 2009 8:00 am 
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At what age are guinea fowl mature enough and ready to show?

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 18, 2010 9:47 am 
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Sorry I can't answer this - but it should come to the top again now and hopefully be seen by someone who can help. :wink:

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 18, 2010 2:15 pm 
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Sorry - I don't know either! You could try pming Broken Bird - he is very knowledgable about Guineas.

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 20, 2010 9:35 am 
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Have you found out yet i too would like to no?

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 20, 2010 9:14 pm 
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One would think around 12 months of age would be fine.

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PostPosted: Mon Feb 22, 2010 7:03 pm 
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I got onto broke bird and this is what he said!

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Guinea Fowl mature very quickly, so at 6 months they are fully feathered and ready to go.

When exhibiting Guinea Fowl, there are no judges out there that know what they are look at, so they will 90% of the time pick the biggest, 9% puick the nicest looking (whatever that means) and 1% a birds that means the standard.

To me the bird should first mean the standard, then be symmetrical, then large.

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