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BudgieMamaOf8 03-07-2015 08:43 PM

Any ideas :)
 
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Mom Lizzy (blue) and dad Jack (green) have hatched their first baby. Just curious what color combinations there might be.


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SusanBudgies 03-07-2015 09:04 PM

You have a lovely pair and congratulations for the eggs!

The cock bird is a light green normal and I think the hen is a sky blue violet opaline. If so, the chick outcomes are:

Male chicks:
50% light green normal split to opaline
50% light green violet normal split to opaline

Female chicks:
50% light green normal
50% light green violet normal

If the cock bird is split to blue, you could get some sky blue or sky blue violet normal chicks with male chicks split to opaline.

BudgieMamaOf8 03-07-2015 09:41 PM

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So basically greens? LOL, all my pairs give me greens!!!! Arg!

tonic 03-08-2015 12:54 AM

Fingers crossed, you could well get blues and even some surprise varieties....

SusanBudgies 03-08-2015 03:42 AM

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Originally Posted by BudgieMamaOf8 (Post 2802482)
So basically greens? LOL, all my pairs give me greens!!!! Arg!

Green is dominant to blue but a lot of greens are split to blue. :)

jessyrae 03-08-2015 06:53 AM

You could get blues. My pair is a sf green and blue spangle and two of my babies are blue spangle like daddy and the third turned out to be a yellow spangle. Don't lose hope yet, you could very well get blue

BudgieMamaOf8 03-08-2015 01:45 PM

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I'll love them no matter what, it's just getting hard to tell them apart upon first glance. LOL! My only other bonded pair have had two clutches and I've gotten 4 greens. Although the last one is my first tame baby so I can't complain. Color doesn't matter, it's all about their little personalities. But would be nice to see some color :)

BudgieMamaOf8 03-15-2015 09:00 PM

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Update :) Baby Saturday, Monday and Sunday (3 survived out of 7)

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BudgieMamaOf8 03-17-2015 12:16 AM

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So anyone have ideas on color yet? I keep going back and forth.

SusanBudgies 03-17-2015 02:21 AM

We'll have to wait until their feathers begin to sprout. :)


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