Partridge Bantam Rooster and Barred Rock Hen

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by MissChessy, Oct 26, 2009.

  1. MissChessy

    MissChessy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 24, 2007
    [​IMG] My Partridge Bantam Rooster has fathered 2 Barred Rock/Partridge hens, and believe you me, these hens are beautiful!!! They are huge, they did not inherit the bantam gene, got the feathers on their feet and have that bluish/black feather streaked into the white spotted featherings Barred Rocks have, and get this, their faces are almost a whitish color with a splash of black. If I knew how to post pics, I would get some pics of them and post them on here! They are awesome looking hens!
  2. Krys109uk

    Krys109uk Chillin' With My Peeps

    That would be sex linked cross. IF your offspring are barred the offspring would be males. Sounds like the non small gene is dominant or incompletely dominant & possibly sex linked. Males being almost normal size.

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