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black feet???

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by tmpshrty96, Sep 13, 2009.

  1. tmpshrty96

    tmpshrty96 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i hatched a mixed bantam chick out of the incubator. its fuz is solid black and so are its feet. i had a silkie rooster and a silver duckwing rooster in the cage with three mixed hens and the chick came out like that but none of the chickens i have have black feet except for the silkie but the chick doesnt have black skin or five toes how could this happen???
     
  2. Chris09

    Chris09 Circle (M) Ranch

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    What color was the hens?

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  3. tmpshrty96

    tmpshrty96 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    1 is solid black with yellow feet 1 was brownish black with a golden neck and i had 1 black tailed white japanese hen in there and the roosters are silkies and silver duckwing bantams.
     
  4. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    What is the quality of the silkie? Does he have 10 toes? Is his skin black or slate? What colour is his plumage?

    If a bird carries one copy of a dominant gene, half the offspring will inherit it (except for hens and sex-linked genes), and hte other half will not.
     

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