silkies

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by kansas3, Oct 31, 2013.

  1. kansas3

    kansas3 Out Of The Brooder

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    will blk hen and wht rooster produce paint babies. what about lavender hen and blk rooster. new at this and want to know what color mix brings what color babies.
     
  2. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    Typical white will not produce paint. You need a white bird from a paint breeding, which is dominant, not recessive white. A better breeding is paint to black (gender for each does not matter)

    lavender crossed to black will give you blacks split to lav.
     
  3. JLaw

    JLaw Chillin' With My Peeps

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    they're not babies they are aliens

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  4. kansas3

    kansas3 Out Of The Brooder

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    how do u know what colors u can mix and what color the babies would be....I know the normal blk/blk , wht/wht..and so on. but what about splash...lavender...I am just getting started. I have 5 paint,4 white,1 blk,1lavender.
     

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