chicken skin colours

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by kurka, Aug 20, 2010.

  1. kurka

    kurka Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 2, 2010
    I know that chicken skin can be white, yellow or black, are there any other colours? Some silkie crosses have more purple skin than black, but any others?
    And more important : how chicken are taking colour of their skin after their parents.. [i forgot the word for that - -' ] after mother, after father, sex link, other way?
    Last edited: Aug 20, 2010

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