question about genetics

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by drobbins, Jul 18, 2008.

  1. drobbins

    drobbins New Egg

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    Mar 14, 2008
    to make a long story short [​IMG]
    do chicks have genes from one and only one roo?
    I have all golden laced cochins but for a while we had a "rescue roo" around and now I have some chicks with "questionable" parentage
    the chicks can't get genetic material from more than one roo can they?

    Dave
     
  2. Guitartists

    Guitartists Resistance is futile

    Mar 21, 2008
    Michigan
    No. It's one sperm to one egg, so far as I am aware.
     

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