My first Pea-chick too!

Discussion in 'Peafowl' started by allanimals21, Jul 17, 2010.

  1. allanimals21

    allanimals21 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Apparently tis the season. lol I've had my trio for 2 years now. Last year was a bust and most of this year was a bust because of random mishaps. Well anyhoo I have my first Pea-Baby. lol Knowing really not alot about them can anyone tell me when the soonest I can tell if he/she is a he or a she? Or what color Pea-Baby is? I have a India Blue hen, Black Shoulder hen and a Pied Cock.

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  2. deerman

    deerman Rest in Peace 1949-2012

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    Its a blue, split pied , could also be split BS.

    Best to wait a few month to sex......
     
  3. allanimals21

    allanimals21 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    how can you tell its a pied? What does it mean when you say split? lol sorry for the dumb questions
     
  4. deerman

    deerman Rest in Peace 1949-2012

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    because the father was a pied, split mean they are carry that color or pattern, but it isn't showing.

    If it has white flight feather its split white.

    Pied carry the pied and white gene.

    If bred back to the father you will get pieds or whites plus more splits.


    Its not pied ,its blue carry the pied or white gene
     

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