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Pencilling and spangling?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Godiva, Dec 18, 2008.

  1. Godiva

    Godiva Songster

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    I am unsure of what exactly these terms mean. And what they look like. I have a partridge cochin hen, is that marking pencilling? What is spangling? DO you have some pics to show me? And genetically how does the pencilling transfer? Is it a dominant trait and which crosses will show it or not?
     

  2. mikarod

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  3. Ms Ellen

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    Mikarod the pencilling picture came up but the spangled didn't, it said error.
     
    Last edited: Dec 18, 2008
  4. Henk69

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    spangled:
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  5. Ms Ellen

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    Thanks!
     
  6. mikarod

    mikarod Songster

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    Sorry, it's coming up for me? Wonder if it's a browser issue on your side? Either way, Henk69 got it up for ya! [​IMG]
     

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