Could this be a new colour in the Japenease Bantam World ?

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by chicken crazed 1o1, Jul 17, 2011.

  1. chicken crazed 1o1

    chicken crazed 1o1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  2. chicken crazed 1o1

    chicken crazed 1o1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    I'm sorry, but that looks like a crossbred rather than a Japanese bantam. JMO.
     
  4. Jenlyn9483

    Jenlyn9483 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    dutch or dutch mix, oegbs dong have slate legs
     
  5. chicken crazed 1o1

    chicken crazed 1o1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well it is a Jap cross with sebright but if I were to cross it back to a jap would it look more like a jap ?
     
  6. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Quote:Maybe. But it would take many generations of back crossing to good quality Japs and lots of chicks raised to maintain both type and color. You could make it your lifetime poultry project.[​IMG]
     
  7. chicken crazed 1o1

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    ok its now my life time project lol but I will still be breeding silkies . [​IMG]
     
  8. chicken crazed 1o1

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    How would you get the short leg/long leg gene ?
     
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    Hello ?
     

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