light sussex cross with warren hen?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by irmad, Jan 4, 2014.

  1. irmad

    irmad Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi, I have pure breed light sussex white and black cockral and his treading my warrens vey well indeed and a blue spalsh leghorn cockral who's also treading my warren hens vey actively. If I incubate their eggs... what kind of cocks and hens would I get.... is it a good idea to incubate them or not?
     
  2. CCCCCCCCHICKENS

    CCCCCCCCHICKENS Overrun With Chickens

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    I am not sure what warrens hens are, or what you mean by treading. But almost anytime you cross two different breeds you get a mutt (sometimes hybirds). Maybe someone from you area will be able to help you.
     
  3. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

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    Treading= breeding

    You would end up with mixes, since if I remember right warrens are a hatchery mix already. If you don't mind mixes and want to get new chicks for free to grow up, this would work. Chicks should grow up to be a hardy type of bird that lays decent (if hens on the laying part).
     
  4. irmad

    irmad Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you for your replys. My sussex hens should start laying soon, I might just wait and have some pure light sussex..... they really are a beautifull breed..
     

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