Black x Barred - Will the offspring be barred?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Candiss, Nov 8, 2010.

  1. Candiss

    Candiss Burdette Bantams

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    Hi, I want to breed my black cochin roo with a barred cochin hen, what will come out of it? Thank you for any input.

    Candace
     
  2. punky rooster

    punky rooster Awesome

    Jul 21, 2010
    pullets would be black
    cockerels would be barred
     
  3. RAREROO

    RAREROO Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:Yep With a Black or any nonbarred rooster over barred hens, you get sexlinks were the females are nonbarred and the males are barred.

    If you had a Barred male over a Black or nonbarred hen, then all of those offspring would be barred.
     

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