Our Feathered Friends

Royal Purple Guinea Keets

Royal Purple Guinea Keets For Sale at feathersandfriendsalpacafarm.com

  

The Royal Purple Guinea is one of the most beautiful Guinea breeds. Its plumage is a dark black color with a unique, iridescent purple sheen, with its wing feathers lightly spotted white. The dark color of the feathers hides the appearance of dirt and dust, maintaining a pristine look. Like all Guinea breeds, the Royal Purple Guinea is a great forager and will pick up harmful bugs everywhere around the garden or lawn without harming the grass or leaves. Guinea fowl are also alert and noisy when threatened, so they are excellent alarm systems for your farm! 

Pre-order & Local Pick-Up Only

Hatching June-August

White African Guinea Keets

White Adrican Guniea Keets For Sale at feathersandfriendsalpacafarm.com

  

The guinea make a very good watch dog and will let you know if something different is going on or if an intruder is around. They are known to be good tick and bug eaters. The origin of the Guinea is the West Coast of Africa. Figures of the Guinea Fowl are found on buildings built by ancient Egyptians as far back as 2400's B.C. In 400 B.C. the Greeks considered the meat and eggs delicacies. Guinea Fowl are very hard to sex by sight. Guinea Fowl males utter a one-syllable call, usually repeated several times in succession: chit, chit, chit. Females utter a two-syllable call, usually repeated several times in succession buck-wheat, buck-wheat, buck-wheat, buck-wheat. Guinea Fowl normally hide their nests and then show up with many little keets when allowed to free range. They like to roost high in trees.

Pre-order & Local Pick-Up Only

Hatching June - August

Rhode Island Red Chickens (sold as baby chicks only)

Rhode Island Red Chicks for sale at feathersandfriendsalpacafarm.com

Originated in Rhode Island, it is the state bird of Rhode Island and recognized as a distinct pure chicken breed in 1904 by the American Standard of Perfection. The Single Comb Rhode Island Red chicken is our most popular breed for brown egg laying production. They are a popular chicken choice for backyard chicken flocks because of their egg laying abilities and hardiness. Rhode Island Red chicks are a good choice for raising baby chickens naturally and raising baby chickens for eggs.

Pre-order & Local Pick-Up Only

Hatching February - October

Cinnamon Queen Chickens (sold as baby chicks only)

Cinnamon Queen Chickens are sold at feathersandfriendsalpacafarm.com

The Cinnamon Queen is one of two modern day production brown egg laying strains from hybrid breeding  that produce fast body development, fast egg production and rich brown egg shell color. These strains will start to lay eggs at a younger age than most standard heritage breeds and produce big large/extra large brown eggs. They are also color sexable as chicks for the first generation which are the chicks you will receive. Cockerel chicks are white and the pullet chicks are more brownish red in color. Leg color is mostly yellow but a few may have some greenish color. Feathering color varies with brownish feathers and white feathers on the adult hens. Feathering color varies from totally white to white with light to dark red feathers in shoulder feathers in the adult rooster.

Book these early because they are a high demand layer for farm use with egg production.

Pre-order & Local Pick-Up Only

Hatching February - October

Handcrafted Bird Feeders, Houses and Accessories

Feathers and Friends Alpaca Farm sells handcrafted bird houses, feeders, nesters and accessories

  

Feathers and Friends Alpaca Farm values our feathered friends who not only give us added pleasure but are a big contributor to our farms ecosystem.  So we have guinea keets and baby chicks for sale. We also have handmade bird feeders and houses including  accessories and nesters that are packed full of alpaca wool to keep the little baby birds warm, dry and comfy!

Each handmade item is made with superior craftsmanship and care to keep our little feathered friends coming back for more!


Guinea Keet & Baby Chick Care

  

  

We here at Feathers and Friends Alpaca Farm have taken considerable  care in offering the best quality of guinea keets and baby chicks available  We want this to be a pleasant experience for everyone when purchasing birds from us so we have compiled  a list of care instructions for both before your baby birds arrive and after they are in their new home.