Nonviolence, Community, Resistance: Jonah House | WitnessPhoto | summer-2009 | guinea

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Guinea fowl eating ticks! Guinea fowl are known for eating wood and deer ticks, and are called watchdogs because of their loud alarm call. Here is a link to a university study about guinea fowl and ticks: The effectiveness of Helmeted Guineafowl in the control of the deer tick, the vector of Lyme disease
The guinea fowl are co- workers with us here at Jonah House. We appreciate their tick irradication projects.
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