How do you make a silver/ light lavander colored muscovey

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by poultrykeeper08, Jan 31, 2009.

  1. poultrykeeper08

    poultrykeeper08 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 12, 2008
    Agawam , Ma
    What color muscoveys do you need to make a silver muscovey . What colors would i need ?
  2. Henk69

    Henk69 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 29, 2008
    Groesbeek Netherlands
    Silver or Pearl-gray is 2 doses of Blue dilution N
    So 2 Blue muscovies would give you 25% silver (50% blue, 25% black/normal).

    Light lavender is 1 dose of blue N/n+ combined with lavender.
    Cross a blue with a lavender and then backcross to lavender.

    For more muscovy genetics see:
    Last edited: Feb 1, 2009

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