what will I get if I X a buff cochin and buff silkie?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by sunket77, Sep 3, 2009.

  1. sunket77

    sunket77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Will the outcome be buff or are there some other genes in there somewhere?
     
  2. LilPeeps

    LilPeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You should hatch out all buff chicks. They will be unsilkied, carrying the silkie gene, and have soft feathers like a cochin. They'll have slight crests and beards (if your silkies are bearded). They will likely have 10 toes, dark skin, and walnut combs (if your silkies aren't het for single comb).
     

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