What will the Chicks Look Like ?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by 1TurkenLover, Oct 13, 2013.

  1. 1TurkenLover

    1TurkenLover Chillin' With My Peeps

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    IF .....If I breed this Buff NN bantam Hen,

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    With This Full sized NN Roo,

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    what would the chicks be ? Regular size, or Bantam ?
     
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  2. enola

    enola Overrun With Chickens

    I don't know about size, but they sure will be ugly.........

    :)
     
  3. 1TurkenLover

    1TurkenLover Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awwww another appearance bias. [​IMG] There're just Feather Challenged and Soooooo Cute .....

    LoL ok , it's a kind of Ugly that grows on you.
     
  4. Georgia Boy 1970

    Georgia Boy 1970 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Can't answer your question.But I would like to invite you to post on the naked neck thread.You will find a real appreciation of naked necks there and lots of interesting pics,and we have a genetics expert there a well.It is a safe place for naked neck lovers,lol
     
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  5. tadkerson

    tadkerson Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The chicks adult color would be red but lighter than the male and the size will be smaller than the parent male. Depending on the genes carried by the male- none should be bantam size. The smallest should be about half way in between the male and female. Most will approach the size of the male.

    Tim
     

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