Do I have a melanistic baby dove??? Solid black baby dove!!!

Discussion in 'Pigeons and Doves' started by aldren90, Aug 10, 2013.

  1. aldren90

    aldren90 Songster

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    I have a solid black baby dove!! Can anyone tell me what color it will be or if you have ever seen one like this before.
     
  2. BackyardAnita

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    Can you show us a picture?
     
  3. aldren90

    aldren90 Songster

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  4. aldren90

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    That's a tangerine pearl baby for comparison. The tangerine pearl is TP x TP and the black one is tangerine x diluted wild type ( fawn wild type ). First one I've ever had this with. My tangerines are tangerine pearl x wild type.
     

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