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Originally Posted by Monkau View Post

Tibetan x tibetan gives tibetan.
If the birds are both single factor they will throw tibetan and pharaoh

Agreed. With a SF Tibetan pair, The good old Punnett square projects that 75% would be Tibetan (SF and DF), and the other 25% would/SHOULD be wild type Coturnix.

....of course things don't often come out EXACTLY as expected, but that's part of the fun with genetics.



I have a gouldian pair both spilt for blue. Technically 1 out of 4 chicks SHOULD be visual Blue...40 chicks and I finally got ONE! Not Quail... but genetics nonetheless.
post #22 of 23
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My unusual looking quail is growing up.  Its yellow face did turn white as I was told it would.  I think it looks like it has a monkey's face

 

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post #23 of 23

His face does look like a monkeys face lol, he is very cute!

17+ pigeons, about 20 coturnix quail, 10 chickens and 2 angora rabbits
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