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Mutant white Black Copper Marans

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by newhobbie, Apr 1, 2017.

  1. newhobbie

    newhobbie Out Of The Brooder

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    So when I purchased my bcm I was told that they were from a flock that produces mutant white. I think I hatched one. Photos below. Can someone please explain this or point me to a website or article on them? My google searches are pulling up very little and what is out there doesnt explain anything. Any info would be appreciated!
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  2. 3riverschick

    3riverschick Poultry Lit Chaser

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    Sometimes black copper Marans to throw Wheaten Marans. that looks like a yellow chick. I would check with some Marans Chicken Club USA and see if you can find somebody there who has white parents .
    best,
    Karen
     
  3. BigDaddy64

    BigDaddy64 New Egg

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    I had two chicks hatched to my blackcopper marans and they came out light yellow, as they grew it turned out they are wheaten marans.
     

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