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About Plumed Guinea FowlAbout Plumed Guinea Fowl

Guinea Fowl Breeds


Plumed Guinea Fowl is a term used to describe a type of domesticated guinea fowl with long, flowing neck feathers. They are a variation of the Helmeted Guinea Fowl, which is a species of bird native to Africa.

Plumed Guinea Fowl are known for their unique appearance, with a distinctive crest of feathers on their head and long, flowing neck feathers. They are also prized for their meat and eggs, and are kept in domestic settings for these purposes, as well as for their ability to help control pests in gardens and agricultural settings.

In terms of care, Plumed Guinea Fowl are relatively easy to raise and are hardy birds. They do well in flocks and are known to be good at foraging for food. They can be kept in a coop or allowed to roam free during the day, but they should be protected from predators at night.

When it comes to diet, Plumed Guinea Fowl are omnivores and can eat a variety of foods, including seeds, grains, fruits, and insects. They need access to clean water and a balanced diet to maintain their health.