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The Lethal Creeper Gene in Japanese Bantams

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Japanese bantams bred for exhibition must have short legs, according to the Standard of Perfection. Unfortunately this trait comes with a dominant lethal gene called creeper (Cp). The creeper gene causes embryos to die during incubation, resulting in a reduced hatch rate for Japanese bantam eggs. Here’s how the lethal creeper gene works: Creeper Genetics […]

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Japanese Bantam Special

Japanese Bantam Special-0
  • Japanese Bantam Special – Sold as Baby Chicks Only – No Sexing Available

Seasonal/Shipped Early Feb thru Mid August.

Suspending taking orders for this special for the 2024 hatching season.

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