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muscovy breeding

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by roocrazy, Nov 30, 2010.

  1. roocrazy

    roocrazy Songster

    Jun 11, 2009
    minnesota!!!!
    what colors(s) would you get if you crossed a blue drake over a black hen

    thanks- Roo
     
    Last edited: Nov 30, 2010

  2. swheat

    swheat The Bantam Barn

    Mar 18, 2008
    Alabama
    My Coop
    50% Black & 50% Blue
     
  3. roocrazy

    roocrazy Songster

    Jun 11, 2009
    minnesota!!!!
    so theyd be pure??
     
  4. swheat

    swheat The Bantam Barn

    Mar 18, 2008
    Alabama
    My Coop
    Quote:Pure ? I don't understand what you are asking.
     
  5. rollyard

    rollyard Songster

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    Jan 31, 2010
    Quote:Quote:Not necessarily, no!
     
  6. roocrazy

    roocrazy Songster

    Jun 11, 2009
    minnesota!!!!
    like showable colors like blue genetics in chickens???
     
  7. Bleenie

    Bleenie Wyan-DO's

    You get better Blues by breeding Black to Blue. Darker more even Blues. I believe show Muscovies are only allowed to have white on their wing bows.
     

  8. roocrazy

    roocrazy Songster

    Jun 11, 2009
    minnesota!!!!
    Quote:Yupwhite only on the wings to be solid but as a bird gets older white will appear more through out the duck
     

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