You must log in or register to reply here. Hosts Mike & Sally, Thankful Thursday. As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. Great chance for somebody wanting tolbunts. The Tolbunt Polish color is still pretty rare. Only gold-laced Polish would show up inthe first generation, but if you breed one of the male offspring back to the tolbunt hens, you will get fifty percent Tolbunts and fifty percent gold-laced. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. Polish chickens are known for their delightful silly personalities: Perfect for these anxious times. Tolbunt is gold-laced with mottling, so yes, you could use the gold laced male. http://www.featherauction.com/detail.asp?id=567&n=frizzled-tolbunt-polish-flock, BYC's Random Funny Posting Thread! Written By Suzanne Chandler. And believe me he earned that name! JavaScript is disabled. Website created by Suzanne Chandler with SquareSpace. The initial chicks from the gold laced breeding will be closer to a gold laced in color. Only gold-laced Polish would show up inthe first generation, but if you breed one of the male offspring back to the tolbunt hens, you will get fifty percent Tolbunts and fifty percent gold-laced. . Yes. Quote:What you want to do is put your Tolbunt roo over a GL hen. Adult Polish can be easily distinguished by their crest shape. All rights reserved. I had a conversation at the beginning of the month with Phil Clauer, Penn States top poultry guru. message me :: send email :: send me $$. Did I just say hatchery??? Got rid of Satan. Watch Queue Queue Hosts Mike & Sally, Thankful Thursday. Sutillman, you already have a wonderful looking GL line from the pics and auctions I've seen on here, so you have a good start on alot of others in breeding Tolbunts. Though we can ship hatching eggs within Washington State, we do not ship live birds. Breed this combination and grow out everything. Quote:I'll be honest with you, for someone like, err, myself, who isn't a fan at all of hatcheries - I use hatchery based Silver and Gold Laced Polish hens for my Tolbunt boys. Yes, these are pricey. Join BYC FREE here to see fewer ads, post questions, upload pics, & more! This method is much harder to use when chick fuzz is replaced by feathers, so don’t wait too long! Male. Or visit our Learning Center for articles on How To Raise Chickens. Thirsty Three Times Think Thickish, Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures, Do I transfer the quail eggs to a better ‘bato. So you can essentially breed this initial set for quite awhile. . If there's one thing that is a common fault in Tolbunts out there, it's a LOT of white. Take the pullets and put them back under the roo and get rid of the gold laced hens. Has any one considered ordering a bunch of LF Gold Laced Polish from a hatchery (Gasp! If it's all you got, you've gotta start somewhere, right? Exhibition, Genetics, & Breeding to the SOP. Her color doesn't have to be perfect, but make sure her type is the best you can get. Her color doesn't have to be perfect, but make sure her type is the best you can get. I just want to start out with and continue with the least white in them. Here they are in all their fuzzy glory: These are the first two hatchlings from our own Flower Feather Farm flock. At this time we are currently hatching chicks from our Tolbunt parent flock, and working on type and color. This will give the best health and genetic stability in the line. © 2020 Flower Feather Farm. Here’s hoping they are not both cockerels! Tolbunts normally don't start laying until about a year old. Female crests are round and globular, male crests are long and tapered.