crossing breeds

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by maran man, Jul 3, 2012.

  1. maran man

    maran man Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a light brahma hen and a french black copper maran rooster i added to my flock this year any ideas wat would happen if i cross em?
     
  2. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    theres no telling
     
  3. maran man

    maran man Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thanks
     
  4. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    when my pullets start to lay im going to incubate some of them and see what i get [​IMG] (pen consist of an oegb rooster, a silver laced polish, and 2 "d'uccle") and i cant wait till then
     
  5. maran man

    maran man Chillin' With My Peeps

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    nice if u have any extra eggs let me no id love to buy some to hatch out
     
  6. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    ok if i have any i will let you
     
  7. maran man

    maran man Chillin' With My Peeps

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    kk thanks and im breeding a white frizzle hen to a white polish turken so im hoping for frizzle showgirls
     
  8. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    part of them should be frizzled while the other half will be smooth feathered (normal feathers) [​IMG] if i remember right on how the frizzle gene works lol
     
  9. maran man

    maran man Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thats wat im hoping for so i can rebreed a frizzle hen to a frizzle rooster so it can b a double frizzled showgirl
     
  10. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    double frizzled have feathers that are to brittle and break off creating a completely bald chicken
     

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