Resulting Color Questions for Wyandotte's and Brahma's Color Mix

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by ThePamperedPullet, Dec 29, 2009.

  1. ThePamperedPullet

    ThePamperedPullet Chillin' With My Peeps

    Question is this; What color do you end up with if you breed a Silver Laced Wyandotte Roo with Golden Laced Wyandotte Hens and what color with breeding Light Brahma's hens with a Buff Brahma Roo.
    Any enlightenment would be greatly appreciated.
  2. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    I'm sure flyingmonkeypoop could tell you.
  3. big medicine

    big medicine custom Brahmas

    Mar 6, 2009
    Simplified answer - pullets will be the color of their father, cockerels will be somewhere between, a blend of the two colors involved.
  4. ThePamperedPullet

    ThePamperedPullet Chillin' With My Peeps

    any other ideas?
  5. roocrazy

    roocrazy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 11, 2009
    well only the brahmas will be sex-linked because the dad is gold and the mom is silver but you can notdo that the opposite way it wont work so if you have a siler roo and gold hens you woulndt be able to tell the sex of them a birth.

    btw hope this hepled a little
    Oh and dont no about the wyandotte mix coloration but the brahmas only will be pullets gold at birth and roos white with some leakage.

  6. tadkerson

    tadkerson Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 19, 2008
    Quote:Silver male X gold female = silver laced females and silver laced males with straw color in the hackles

    Light brahma X buff brahma = a sex linked cross;

    males will be light brahma but with some straw color in the hackles and females will be buff brahma- the chicks may be difficult to sex at hatch using the gold and silver on the face and head. Brahma are brown and columbian which creates the black back phenotype.


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