Help sexing mixed breed barred rocks

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by SCT4, Aug 29, 2016.

  1. SCT4

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    I have six mixed barred rocks. I have one that come out looking like a copper Marans. Some have small red comb. some have large pink comb. Some are darker some are white with bars. How am I to sex these things.
     
  2. QueenMisha

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    Was the Barred Rock the mother or the father?
     
  3. SCT4

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    The mother was barred rock.
     
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  7. junebuggena

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    Then any barred chicks would be male.
     
  8. SCT4

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    How is that
     
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  10. junebuggena

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    A barred gen can only pass her barring gene to male offspring. It's called sexlinking.
     

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