Confused on chicks leg color

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by hankster, Mar 29, 2012.

  1. hankster

    hankster New Egg

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    I thought white leg color was dominant over yellow leg color. But, I have hatched eggs from a Buff Orpington rooster (white legs) over Buff Rock hens (yellow legs). the chicks that have matured so far have had yellow legs. Is this normal genetics for leg color?
     

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