All Topics & Stuff
To reply and ask questions, register or log into our community.
To continue to view this forum as a guest please hit "do not show this message".

The Staff of allpetsandanimals.org
Latest topics
» meals for this week
by Tiramisu Fri Apr 20, 2018 1:55 pm

» avocado-crab-boats
by Tiramisu Sat Feb 24, 2018 4:53 pm

» stuffed chicken primavera
by Tiramisu Sat Feb 24, 2018 4:51 pm

» Broccoli, chicken and cheese casserole
by Tiramisu Sat Feb 17, 2018 6:25 pm

» The Talking Thread
by Tiramisu Sat Feb 17, 2018 6:18 pm

» Bubble Tea!
by Tiramisu Sat Feb 10, 2018 2:59 pm

» Cold Antler Farm (promotion)
by Tiramisu Sat Feb 10, 2018 2:55 pm

Who is online?
In total there is 1 user online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 1 Guest

None

[ View the whole list ]


Most users ever online was 147 on Sat Mar 05, 2011 7:58 pm

What is wry tail?

Go down

What is wry tail?

Post by Tiramisu on Mon Jul 05, 2010 4:04 pm

Wry tail is when a chickens or ducks(not sure on all types of poulty/fowl it affects) tail is leaning to one side, it can be a slight turn or it can be drastic. It does not really affect their health in anyway, but you do not want to breed them since the gene for it is double recessive. So that means it will get passed down no matter what, either 100% or 50%.

(ww) bred with a double dominant (WW) alleled chicken, you produce more chickens (100%) with a hidden non-expressed recessive allele for wry tail (Ww).

ww=wry tailed
Ww=normal tail with wry hidden recessive
WW=normal tail, no recessive

then mating her with a WW produces 100% Ww

mating her with a Ww produces 50% Ww and 50% ww

mating her with a ww produces... obviously 100% ww

_________________________________________________
I'm a work in progress. And progress hurts. - Anna Akana


No act of kindness is ever wasted
avatar
Tiramisu
Admin
Admin

Female Posts : 1268
Age : 28
Location : The Middle of Nowhere
Likeability : 0
Awesome Points : 4643
Joined : 2008-12-05

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum