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#22912 - 01/03/08 08:10 AM Salmon Faverolle Genetics
B. Westby Offline

Registered: 12/08/07
Posts: 29
Loc: Scotland
Hi All,

Can anyone help me out with the Genetics of a Salmon Faverolle please? Im new to Genetics and still learning so any info would be highly appreciated.

Thanks Be smile

#22913 - 01/04/08 04:10 AM Re: Salmon Faverolle Genetics
Htul Offline
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Registered: 03/02/07
Posts: 495
Loc: Australia
Hi Be,

To quote blackdotte
Salmon Flaverolle is a silver wheaten
- from "Silver wheaten" (;f=3;t=001791#000008)

Personally, I can't comment on this (no experiences with any sort of Faverolles) and I've often wondered the same thing myself.


#22914 - 01/05/08 04:36 PM Re: Salmon Faverolle Genetics
Blackdotte Offline
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Registered: 10/02/04
Posts: 913
Loc: Australia
The Salmon Flaverolle is basically a Silver Wheaten ,Standards differ slightly in the USA,UK,Germany & France but basically the males are pure for Wheaten,Silver and Dilute,but split for Autosomal Red ,Mahagony.American males are often pure for Dilute. Hens are more variable being basically the same as the male but may be pure for any of the genes the male is slit for.

#22915 - 01/20/08 01:16 PM Re: Salmon Faverolle Genetics
Choc Offline
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Registered: 03/10/06
Posts: 489
Loc: England
In my view and after having worked with them, Salmon Faverolles are Silver Mahogany Wheatens.



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