Will an EE Rooster change the color of leghorn hens eggs?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by NinnyGillaspie, Jan 6, 2012.

  1. NinnyGillaspie

    NinnyGillaspie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My sister and I have kinda a bet. Will the eggs come ouot pastel?
     
  2. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair & Feathers

    No. However, any chicks that hatch from the leghorn's white eggs MAY carry the green egg gene.
     
  3. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] He might change the color of any daughters' eggs, but not those of his mates.
     
  4. StarLover21

    StarLover21 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    nope [​IMG]
     
  5. wbruder17

    wbruder17 Chillin' With My Peeps

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