What causes this? Cot colors q'

Discussion in 'Quail' started by Dingo, Feb 9, 2012.

  1. Dingo

    Dingo Chillin' With My Peeps

    I hatched out a bunch of cot eggs, I got a good mix of EW, pharaoh, rosetta, and tibetan. I have one oddball chick that is mostly yellow with black streaks, it's a pharaoh but why is it so brightly colored?
    Here are some pics with a normal pharaoh with the oddball chick.
  2. Stellar

    Stellar The Quail Lady

    Feb 6, 2010
    Tampa Bay
    It's an Italian, which is dominant over brown. When you mix colors you get odd balls at times.
  3. Dingo

    Dingo Chillin' With My Peeps

    Are you certain? The first pharaoh I had was colored much like the oddball chick.

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