Muscovy color question

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by pawtraitart, Jan 12, 2012.

  1. pawtraitart

    pawtraitart Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What do you get if you cross a chocolate pied drake over black/white pied hens? I'm not familiar with duck genetics.
     
  2. pawtraitart

    pawtraitart Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Okay, I might have found the answer to my question. Chocolate drake over black hens would result in:

    Black duckling = chocolate carrying male
    Chocolate duckling = female

    Is that right?
     
  3. WestKnollAmy

    WestKnollAmy The Crazy Chicken Lady Premium Member

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    From what I have read and what hatched from my pair last year, yes, this is correct.
     
  4. pawtraitart

    pawtraitart Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awesome! Thanks for replying.
     
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    DUCKGIRL89 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    chocolate drake+black hen=

    cocholate ducklets, and black draklets.

    chocolate hen+black drake= black ducklngs of both sexes.
     
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    Terri O Chillin' With My Peeps

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