5 Toes????

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Mycookoonest, Jun 21, 2008.

  1. Mycookoonest

    Mycookoonest Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just had a Silkie hatch out that has 5 toes. It seems to be doing ok, except having a bit of a hard time getting around. Then again it's only an hour old...

    Is this an incubation thing or a genetic thing? [​IMG]
     
  2. Buster

    Buster Back to Work

    Silkies have 5 toes.
     
  3. coffeemama

    coffeemama Barista Queen

    Mar 5, 2008
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    Yeah-they're supposed to have 5 toes. Congrats!
     
  4. Mycookoonest

    Mycookoonest Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Phew... one has 4 the other has 5...
     

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