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Breeding a Dun to a Blue

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by chickenlover54, May 22, 2011.

  1. chickenlover54

    chickenlover54 Henely Hatchery

    May 20, 2009
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    What would the chicks be? 50%/50% or a not pure colored bird?
     
  2. GotGame

    GotGame Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would guess some khaki/splash colored offsprings, and some smutt blues...you just mixing two birds that are diluted black with two different dilution genes...
     
  3. TurtleFeathers

    TurtleFeathers Fear the Turtle!

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    You would get blacks, blues, duns and platinums - 25% of each color if I'm figuring it correctly. Platinum is Andalusian blue and dun mixed. I have this color in my bantam Polish.
     

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