offspring of a RIR

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by augiedranch, Feb 9, 2015.

  1. augiedranch

    augiedranch Songster

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    What would i get if I crossed my RIR rooster with a tetra tint hen? [​IMG]
     

  2. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    Since tetra tints are hybirds that don't breed true (even when crossed with other tetra tints), your offspring would simply be barnyard mixes with a lot of red feathers in them. They would likely be good layers however.
     
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Red and white barnyard mix birds. Pullets would be decent layers, cockerels might run a bit small for table birds.
     
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