here a BC cockerel I did not tag ,because he did not have a tail @ 9 weeks plus he was to black but not pure black . now he 18 weeks old ,he turn up to be solid and thick ,his tail just start to grow . he is a little square too .but I like his strength and solid bones . sired by BM over Kali ...
what about Blue Bird .if she managed to produce cockerel like the BLC she is a breeder in my book . maybe not for body colour but for type for sure . she is proven breeder .
I will pen her with Malika and Dark Angel . he will help to add color to her progeny . she will keep the type .
100% correct .Malika and BLC cockerelshare a same Z chromosome . BLC cockerels has one more Z from Duke . so mating him to Malika is good method to produce cockerels with a same Z chromosomes .
I prefer Aunt breeding better than Dam breeding . more genetic diversity .
some sire but different dams .give rise to too many lines . genetically are not a same .they share 50% of they sire genes ,but not in a same combination .
with Malika I think he will do well .
I will pair him with a hen that have a complete hackle . plus she did show hackle marking @ the...