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Lemon Blue cochin chicks

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Three Cedars Silkies, Jul 6, 2008.

  1. I just hatched 4 lemon-blue cochin eggs and wanted opinions on whether you think they'll be true to color when grown. I know that's hard to say, but I thought I would at least get some opinions for those that know the lemon-blue genes.

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  2. asher

    asher Chicken Enabler Extraordinaire

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    Cute!!! The first two look like they have the potential to be, but the last two look darker.

    I know equibling is working on those, too, I believe so I'm sure she'll know more.
     
  3. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Crowing Premium Member

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    I'm not sure about this breed inparticular, but the blue's that I've hatched in the Jersey Giants and the Blue Orps. are usually grey as chicks. The light gray/silver usually turns out to be splash if that's possible with this breed. They sure are a bunch of cuties! [​IMG]
     

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