RIR and a white hen-what do you get?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by MommaSampson, Feb 27, 2013.

  1. MommaSampson

    MommaSampson Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 13, 2013
    West Virginia
    I got a rooster from a lady and she said that the daddy was a rhode island red and hen was a white hen she didn't know what kind. She also had a Buff rooster there as well. Is this what you would get from that cross?[​IMG]
  2. nurse_turtle

    nurse_turtle Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 28, 2011
    Foothills of NC
    Maybe. Maybe not. When a RIR rooster is over certain white hens, you produce red sex links. The bird in the picture is not a sex link however.

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