How can I predict what a chicken will look like?

Discussion in 'Chicken Breeders & Hatcheries' started by TheChiggens, Nov 9, 2019.

  1. TheChiggens

    TheChiggens ~Keep Clucking!

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    Hi, wondering if there is an easy way of using Genes or Allele knowledge to help and predict what a chicken may look like. Maybe a graph/table of some sort?

    Links would be helpful!
    Thanks.
     
  2. Ted_Harrell

    Ted_Harrell Songster

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    I have heard that there is a program that you can input the breeds you want to cross and it will tell you what should come out of it. I don't know where it is located or how to get it but I have heard of folks using it...It is an app of some sorts...
     
  3. TheChiggens

    TheChiggens ~Keep Clucking!

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    ok thanks
     
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  5. TheChiggens

    TheChiggens ~Keep Clucking!

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    Looks good thanks for advice!!!!
     
  6. FortCluck

    FortCluck Free Ranging

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    I used a breed calculator and it got it wrong. It said all mine would be black... Most aren't :idunnoI don't think there's really anything that can tell you 100% without some fault. Plus some have colors in their genes that you don't know about if you bought from a hatchery or breeder
     
  7. TheChiggens

    TheChiggens ~Keep Clucking!

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    Hmm..
     
  8. TheChiggens

    TheChiggens ~Keep Clucking!

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    No doubt 100%
     
  9. TheChiggens

    TheChiggens ~Keep Clucking!

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    Helpful vids for learning how genes work! MUST WATCH!
     
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  10. TheChiggens

    TheChiggens ~Keep Clucking!

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    there is many
     

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