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Color genetics. Dark Brahma.

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Hi there, I am a beginner at chicken color genetics but I am wanting and willing to learn. So my question is. Is if I have a male and female brahma that are phenotypically dark brahma is there any possibility of buff if mated together?
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To my knowledge, a pure dark and a pure dark would only equal dark offspring. 

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Originally Posted by Orangefry89 View Post

Hi there, I am a beginner at chicken color genetics but I am wanting and willing to learn. So my question is. Is if I have a male and female brahma that are phenotypically dark brahma is there any possibility of buff if mated together?

No. You will not get any color other than 'Dark', which is technically a silver partridge color.

Silver is dominant over gold/red coloring.


Edited by junebuggena - 2/16/16 at 8:12am
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Thank you!
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