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Crossing a White Rock Hen with a Rhode Isl. Red Rooster Questions?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by RHewitt, Mar 16, 2009.

  1. RHewitt

    RHewitt Songster

    Can you tell males from females when they are born and does anyone have a picture of what each would look like as chicks and or adults? What do you call them other than cross breeds or mutts?
     

  2. Old Rando

    Old Rando Songster

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    This mating will produce white male chicks and golden or reddish females at hatch. These sex-link hybrids go by many names but it is a basic type of red-sex link. Here is a link that has a number of sex-link hybrids of various names at various stages.

    http://www.feathersite.com/Poultry/CGP/Sex-links/BRKSexLink.html
     
  3. rodriguezpoultry

    rodriguezpoultry Langshan Lover

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    Excellent answer Old Rando.
     
  4. RHewitt

    RHewitt Songster

    Thanks Old Rando...very helpful.
     
  5. RHewitt

    RHewitt Songster

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    Look like the one on the left is a male and the right is a female. Thanks for your help!
     
  6. Old Rando

    Old Rando Songster

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    Yes, it looks like those two chicks make a nice example.
     
  7. cwc362

    cwc362 Songster

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    Quote:Really cute pic!!
     

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