Ancona and Barred Rock Mix?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by aggies2011, Aug 17, 2011.

  1. aggies2011

    aggies2011 In the Brooder

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    My Barred Rock Rooster Bred my Ancona Hens and i want to see some pics of what the chicks would look like wen they get older?
     

  2. tadkerson

    tadkerson Songster

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    No pics. They will all be barred. The males and females will have the same barring. The males will only carry one barring allele so their barring pattern will be like a female's. It has been my experience that the body type of the offspring will be closer to the ancona's than the rock's.


    Tim
     

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