1. jessiebrooke

    jessiebrooke Chirping

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    What exactly would the chick look like if. You hatched a polish roo with black sex link, leghorn, RIR, blue asain, and austrolorp females? I put one of each in with a polish roo and the little less than a dozen of eggs are hatching today that he fertilized and i havent seen any that look like polish babies? Thanks in advance :)
     
  2. chix4thechikens

    chix4thechikens In the Brooder

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    If you mean Polish chicks, here you go:
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    PIC STOLE FROM GOOGLE ;)
     
  3. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Crowing

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    What color is the Polish?
     
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  4. jessiebrooke

    jessiebrooke Chirping

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    Ive looked for that but i read where someone said if its not pure it wont have the bump on its head? I dont know if its true or not.​
     
  5. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Crowing

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    First generation crosses will likely be crested but likely won't have vaulted skulls.
     
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  6. jessiebrooke

    jessiebrooke Chirping

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    What do you mean by crested?
     
  7. chix4thechikens

    chix4thechikens In the Brooder

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    Never owned a polish, but I think that their bump on their heads when they are chix are the tiny crests that will be in blossom when they get older.
     
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  8. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

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    The head feathers on a Polish are called their crest. F1 offspring will generally have crests to varying degrees, but not as large as the Polish parent.
     
  9. Sydnee Fisher

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    I raise white crested black polish. Do you know what color your polish if so I might be able to help! If not you can post a picture so I can tell you
     
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  10. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Crowing

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    Polish are a crested breed. The large "poof" of feathers on their head, this is called a crest.
     
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