Mixing colours?

Discussion in 'Exhibition, Genetics, & Breeding to the SOP' started by AstralStorm, Jun 8, 2017.

  1. AstralStorm

    AstralStorm In the Brooder

    Aug 9, 2016
    hi everyone! I have a pair of pastel call ducks and for this season I am sticking to pastels. They are show quality and I have done quite well at shows with them. My question is if I get other colors next season, say blue bibbed that were also show quality and I crossed the colors (just for a fun mix) could I show the mixed offspring as AOV? Could they still do well if they have nice body type? please move this thread if it's not in the right place:)

  2. GitaBooks

    GitaBooks Crowing

    Jun 23, 2015
    I don't show poultry, so I wouldn't know for sure, but I think color is very important in show birds and that if the color was not up to perfection then they wouldn't do well, even with good body type. Again, I could be wrong.

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