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Can you get sex-link with SLW?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by wjallen05, Jan 23, 2009.

  1. wjallen05

    wjallen05 Songster

    Apr 8, 2008
    North Georgia
    If you breed a RIR male to a SLW female will the offspring be sex-linked?

    How about Buff Orpingtons, can they be used?

  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Yes. New Hampshire males over SLW females is the Cinnamon Queen, so you can use the RIR in place of the NH. Not 100% positive, but I think you can use the Buff Orp male for a sexlink as well.
  3. turbo

    turbo Songster

    Oct 23, 2007
    Eastview, Ky
    Or if you want pure Wyandottes, you can breed a BLRW rooster to a SLW hen and all the cockerels will be SLW and the pullets will be BLRW...

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