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Smaller Sumatra, Silkies, and Polish.

Discussion in 'Exhibition, Genetics, & Breeding to the Standard o' started by LuWis, Jan 24, 2016.

  1. LuWis

    LuWis Out Of The Brooder

    May 4, 2015
    Okay, I have those three breeds as bantam but they really are big for bantam.
    I would like to know how I can downsize them through breeding with true bantam breeds,
    Ex. I have Standard bantam Sumatra roo with old english game bantam hen.
    They breed and have offspring. The babies will have longer tails than mom and shorter than dad.

    From there, I Want to keep getting longer tails but also shorter size.

    Same for Silkies and polish, how do I go from the first hatch?
  2. dickhorstman

    dickhorstman Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

    Dec 8, 2009
    It will be a lot quicker and a lot cheaper to get rid of what you have and start with quality birds.
  3. Hensetter

    Hensetter New Egg

    Feb 22, 2016
    Do you sell Silky chicks

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