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Cross breeding is simply taking two breeds of animals and mating them together (Such as a Charolais crossed with a Hereford).

Where selective breeding is selecting the what two animals you want bred together to produce a better animal.
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What is selective breeding?

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How is genetic engineering different from selective breeding?

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What are the differences between selective breeding and genetic engineering?

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What is cross breeding?

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Can you cross breed different rabbits?

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Can two different animals cross breed?

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