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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

    Apr 17, 2008
    Gainesville, Fl.
    a blue bantam cochin hen to a black mottled bantam cochin roo?
  2. tadkerson

    tadkerson Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 19, 2008
    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.

    Last edited: Jul 31, 2008
  3. Dustin Biery

    Dustin Biery Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 4, 2007
    Mulberry, Arkansas
    I will never understand how Tim remembers all that he does!

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