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What would I get if I crossed...

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Three Cedars Silkies, Jul 30, 2008.

  1. Three Cedars Silkies

    Three Cedars Silkies Overrun With Chickens

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    a blue bantam cochin hen to a black mottled bantam cochin roo?
     
  2. tadkerson

    tadkerson Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Blues and blacks. The mottling gene is recessive so the offspring will not be mottled. If you want some blue mottled back cross a blue offspring to the mottled parent. You will have to hatch at least 10 chicks to get one.

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    Last edited: Jul 31, 2008
  3. Dustin Biery

    Dustin Biery Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I will never understand how Tim remembers all that he does!
     

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