black sex link?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Ebove06, Dec 31, 2014.

  1. Ebove06

    Ebove06 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi,
    I was wondering if since a black sex link a a road island red crossed with a barred rock, can you cross a road island red with a cuckoo maran and get the same thing?
     
  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    There are several breeds that can be used to created sex linked chicks - and, yes, a RIR roo over CM hens would result in black sex link.
     
  3. Ebove06

    Ebove06 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks!
     
  4. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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  7. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Definitely. Any barred or cuckoo hen will work.
     

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