curious about silkies

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by fowltemptress, Aug 8, 2009.

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    fowltemptress Frugal Fan Club President

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  2. Silkie feathering is recessive and hard feathering is dominant so it would be genetically impossible for a silkie feathered bird to also have the hard feathering gene.
     
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    fowltemptress Frugal Fan Club President

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    I'm not much of a fan of silkie feathering so I hadn't bothered myself with the science behind it . . . thanks for answering my silly question. [​IMG]
     

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