Blue/Black cooper maran color question

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by justtoni44, May 17, 2010.

  1. justtoni44

    justtoni44 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 13, 2010
    oregon
    Hatched eggs this week end.................one blue cooper maran,one black cooper maran out of blue breeding,
    one blue hen.........blue cooper maran rooster.
    Sooooooooooo.are thee black babies black cooper marand or balcks out of blue like it would be with dogs.........confused???????? or are they a mix [​IMG]
    Thank you in advance
     
  2. call ducks

    call ducks silver appleyard addict

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    blue copper X blue copper = 1/2 blue copper , 25%black, 25 splash, all should be copper
     
  3. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    And black x blue gives you 50% black and 50% blue.
     

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