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what will my chick be?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by roamingchick, Apr 10, 2016.

  1. roamingchick

    roamingchick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was told chick is from blue wheaten Amerucana too x buff Orpington hen does the mark on head mean barring??[​IMG]
     
  2. howfunkyisurchicken

    howfunkyisurchicken Overrun With Chickens

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    I wouldn't expect any barring, since neither wheaten or buff are barred (unless one of the parents has those genetics, which you would be able to see). It is blue though. What you'll likely end up with is a blue bird that has red or gold leakage, and possibly lays blue or green eggs (most likely green, if its a pullet).

    Very cute!
     

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