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Hybrids...................................

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by herb potts, Jun 16, 2012.

  1. herb potts

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  3. diornisextant

    diornisextant Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hybrid of what?
     
  4. Fred's Hens

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  5. herb potts

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    Those chicks are a Rhode Island Red Rooster and a Golden Comet Hen cross.
     
  6. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    i wouldnt consider them hybrids at all they at least have 3 different chickens in them to me they are just barnyard mutts that should lay very well
     
  7. NYREDS

    NYREDS Overrun With Chickens

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    Aren't they essentially the same thing?
     
  8. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    i dont consider them hybrids maybe others do but thats just who i am i guess
     
  9. Kimbroe1981

    Kimbroe1981 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I thought a hybrid was more of a cross between species? such as guinea with chicken.
     
  10. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    In the chicken world the term Hybrid is often used for describing mixed breeds. However, for scientific purposes you are correct hybrids are the crossing of mixed species usually resulting in infertile offspring
     

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