Color Question

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by suzeqf, Feb 2, 2012.

  1. suzeqf

    suzeqf Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have 4 3 week old silkie mixes, 3 are definetly araucana mixes because they are marked up just like their dad its the 4th that I have questions about she is white just like her mom and has more silkie traits and the other 3 and is developing muffs and the only white roo I have is my Splash Ameraucana roo(he's my avator) could he be her dad
     
  2. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

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    I have some of the same mix, most have a small crest and are muffed, and tailless. I had a tailless roo with a crest this last hatch that has great TUFFS, even though the araucana roo doesn't have tuffs himself. I figured the muffs come from the breaded silkie hens.
     
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