Showgirls....

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Dinos_rock, Nov 19, 2007.

  1. Dinos_rock

    Dinos_rock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] What is bred to produce a showgirl?
     
  2. Cuban Longtails

    Cuban Longtails Flock Mistress

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    bantam turkens (naked-necks) and silkies were used to create the Showgirls, I believe...
     
  3. Dinos_rock

    Dinos_rock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Does it matter which is the hen and which is the roo?
     
  4. Cuban Longtails

    Cuban Longtails Flock Mistress

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    Oh, I don't think you can cross a naked-neck and a silkie to get a showgirl the first time around. I believe it takes a few generations to get them to breed true. There are some members on here that do breed showgirls. Hopefully one of them can help you out. [​IMG]
     
  5. jkcove08

    jkcove08 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I dont think even after many generations you will ever get 100% showgirls. You will sometimes get fully feathered necks and I think you might get a few that are regular feathered since the NN will bring in the regular feathers and that will show once in a while. Good luck, Jenn
     

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