Painted Silkies

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by friedeggs, Nov 26, 2009.

  1. friedeggs

    friedeggs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi. can anyone tell me what I could use as dominate white in order to start a paint silkie project?
     
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    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    I believe the originals came from an exchequer leghorn cross.
     
  3. friedeggs

    friedeggs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    are there any other dominates out there?
     
  4. friedeggs

    friedeggs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    probably not. white wyandottes carry lacing and barring and white rocks barring. so I guess thats tuff to answer. Hateful to put all that hard feathering into a silkie.
     

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