sex link question.

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by dandrews1971, Sep 17, 2013.

  1. dandrews1971

    dandrews1971 Songster

    So I know a RIR roo & a white rock hen can create red sex link chicks, but what about the opposite? A RIR hen and a white rock roo? Just mutts?
  2. Old Rando

    Old Rando Songster

    Dec 5, 2008
    Southern Indiana
    Yes, just cross-bred chickens
  3. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

    Jan 4, 2009
    Tempe, Arizona
    Actually, you cannot use a white rock (or any white chicken) to create sex-links. White is not sex-linked, and therefore can be passed to both genders. Yes, white rocks are most likely silver, but with the white present, you cannot be sure.

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