What will I get?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by NC Chicken Gal, Oct 19, 2009.

  1. NC Chicken Gal

    NC Chicken Gal Out Of The Brooder

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    I posted this in the wrong place the first time....many apologies

    In my coop I have 1 Black Silkie roo with:
    4 RIR
    3 SLW
    3 EE
    2 BO
    1 White Silkie

    If I hatch any out...what will the dominate traits be?
     
  2. Princess Amri

    Princess Amri Is Mostly Harmless

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    You'd better try it and find out!
     
  3. Goose and Fig

    Goose and Fig Grateful Geese

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    You'll only get silkie-feathered offspring from the silkie hen. Their feathers are recessive.

    The rest would most likely be black, hard feathered, with some degree of a fluffy head, and maybe 5 toes.
     
  4. NC Chicken Gal

    NC Chicken Gal Out Of The Brooder

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    lol...hoping for Silver Laced Silkies [​IMG]
     
  5. stuckinthecity

    stuckinthecity Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You'd get some pretty setters!
     

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