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Old 03-15-2013, 02:06 AM   #11 
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Getting dragons out of metallic x dragon is easier than regular x dragon crosses. But you will have to work on getting full dragons.

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And what did you mean by "I noticed that color combo works a bit differently on them. Yellow for example is physically brought out easier compared to regular colors. " I am unsure what you meant by this.
Notice when you breed irid to yellow (regular scale/color) you wont get a nice irid -yellow combination. You might get yellow with irid smudges on it, but that's it. When working with dragons, such crosses might give you a rainbow of yellow and irid or MG like coloring. Yellow also easily appears in combination with other dragon colors too - copper, red, etc.
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Old 03-15-2013, 08:18 AM   #12 
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A metallic/dragon cross will give you some dragon geno types in f1, and in f2 you would get dragons back.
I agree, tried it before, in my case, the F2 did produce dragons, but not all of them are.
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