new hampshire x maran crosses

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by pokey, Oct 21, 2008.

  1. pokey

    pokey Warrior Princess

    Jun 1, 2008
    upstate
    has anyone crossed a nh roo over cuckoo marans?
    if so could you post a pic? thanks
     
  2. tadkerson

    tadkerson Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That is a black sex linked cross. The males will be black and barred with some red showing up when they put on their adult plumage.

    The females will be black and will have red in the neck hackles and breast. Some birds have more red than others.

    Tim
     

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