Egg colour question

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by CricketFarm, Feb 18, 2017.

  1. CricketFarm

    CricketFarm Out Of The Brooder

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    I have booted bantam cochin frizzle what colour will her eggs be? Is this decided by frizzle gene or cochin gene?
     
  2. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner True BYC Addict

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    Neither. The egg shell color and shade are decided by egg shell color and shade genes. There is no connection to the frizzle gene. There is no such thing as a cochin gene. There are a lot of different genetics that make up a cochin.
     
  3. CricketFarm

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    Oh dear i know less than i thought!! So i will have to wait and see then i suppose?
     

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