I culled the chick.... Not the mom, I was asking if I should kill the mom... If she is likely a recessive carrier for cross beak.
And yeah, if I knew it was a clear recessive, then yeah, I should kill both the rooster and the hen, but I don't have a spare male.
NOT genetic.... dont cull anyone
Past poultry: Buff Brhama, EE, Barred rock, Wellsummer,
Bantam mixes, Araucana, Turkeys, & Guinea Fowl.
Future poultry: Guinea Fowl, Sumatra, Wellsummer, Muscovy
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