is naked neck dominant

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by muddyhorse, Sep 9, 2009.

  1. muddyhorse

    muddyhorse Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 11, 2009
    Bloomsdale, MO
    I have this hen in with a silkie roo. blue frizzle turkenX black silkie will NN be dominant I think she has some silkie in her.
  2. Hi! She's a beauty! If you pair her with a Silkie roo, the offspring will be all regular feathered ...
    *UNLESS* she has Silkie in her background and is carrying the silkie feather gene.
    IF she is carrying the silkie feather gene, a % of the chicks might inherit frizz and silkie feathering (and I find that unattractive).
    Half the chicks should be NN and half feather neck.
    She's just a dumpling!

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