Color combinations Orpingtons.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Michelle82, Aug 5, 2013.

  1. Michelle82

    Michelle82 Out Of The Brooder

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    I would like to know how to determine the colours of the chicks.

    If you have a blue Orpington / lavender Orpington and you put it with more blues that split for lavender. What percentage of the chicks will be lavender?

    Is there some general rule?

    Thankx
    Michelle
     
  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    [​IMG] That's really a question for Orpington breeders. You could put that in the search engine and see what comes up.
     
  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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