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Rooster and the ladies...!HELP

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by sacramento, Jul 28, 2013.

  1. sacramento

    sacramento Chirping

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    So my silkie roo is trying to mate with his silkie ladies... if I get fertile eggs, what should I do???
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member 9 Years

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    Well, you can either eat them or incubate them - it's your choice.

    If he is breeding the hens, there is no 'if' on fertile eggs. They will be fertile unless for some unlikely reason he is sterile.
     
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  3. sacramento

    sacramento Chirping

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    One other question: what color do I get from a buff hen and grey roo?
     
  4. Bunnylady

    Bunnylady POOF Goes the Pooka 8 Years

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    You could get a bunch of different colors from that cross.
     
  5. sacramento

    sacramento Chirping

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    Sweet! I LOVE silkies!
     
  6. thepouts

    thepouts Chirping

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    How old is your roo?
     
  7. sacramento

    sacramento Chirping

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    He is only 6 months
     

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