5 Reasons NOT to own Guinea Fowl

Guinea fowl can be sort of an exotic addition to a homestead, with many pros. But are they right for you?

Guineas are great for things like: * Eating ticks * Controlling rats and snakes * Less wear & tear on your yard and garden

But you should also be aware of some of the cons that come with raising guineas.

Very loud! This can be good as an alarm system, but they can also alert you to things like the wind!

They are LOUD

Even when raised with chickens, they can pick on and bully your hens.

They can be bullies.

They love to roam-- out of your yard, on your roof, and down the road.

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