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Silkie crosses

If a white bantam silkie cock is crossed with a light sussex bantam or pekin, what will the chicks turn out like and can they be sexed at a day old

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

To get auto sexing,
it must be gold over silver.
gold silkie or a white you are sure of parentage,
to a light sussex hen (dont know about pekins)
will give you gold/brown pullets, an yellow /white cockrels.

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

can a partridge silkie cock over silver be sexed at day old?

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

dont know, never tried it.

Friday, May 5th, 2017

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