What Color is my chick?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by roamingchick, May 2, 2016.

  1. roamingchick

    roamingchick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here is my Maran chick hatched yesterday, any thoughts on the color?
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  2. CascadiaRiver

    CascadiaRiver Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Its a bit early to say for sure, my guess would be Lavender, Porcelain, or something similar.
     
  3. roamingchick

    roamingchick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Idk anything about the porcelain gene, is it recessive? Where does or come from, genetically?
     
  4. keesmom

    keesmom Overrun With Chickens

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    What colors are the potential parents? I would guess splash if from a blue pen, or maybe recessive whit.
     
  5. roamingchick

    roamingchick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They are from mixed pen of Marans, blue/black/ splash wheaten and blue wheaten.
     
  6. CascadiaRiver

    CascadiaRiver Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would then say splash/splash wheaten or blue wheaten?
     
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  7. roamingchick

    roamingchick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I Know What The Parents Are That Odds Have It They Are One Of Those Colors, However This One is Lighter Then Any Of My Blues And So Much DifferentIIn Color Then The Other 22 Chicks I Got From Same Pen.
     

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