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French Mantes Chickens - How close in relationship can you breed them?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Afewbantams, Jun 27, 2012.

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    Afewbantams Out Of The Brooder

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    We have two Mantes chicks and their Mom died. Can we breed either of these with their Dad? (Yuck, sorry - don't know of any other Mantes hens around.) If we can find cousins would that be okay? How distantly related would be okay?
     

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