Cute little mutant.

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Arztwolf, Oct 6, 2016.

  1. Arztwolf

    Arztwolf Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This little one is named Toes because it seems to have an excess of them. It only has that one long rear toe on the left side, nothing but a small one on the right. You can't see it in the pics but the chick looks like its wearing eye liner.

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  2. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Where did it come from?
     
  3. Arztwolf

    Arztwolf Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ideal, sorry about that.
    I'd ordered 3 Top Hats, 3 Feather legs, and 3 Suprise Special.
     
  4. Kev

    Kev Overrun With Chickens

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    Houdan by the color(it will be mottled) and extra toe.
     
  5. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mottled Houdan
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Mottled Houdan - they are one of the few breeds with a fifth toe
     
  7. Arztwolf

    Arztwolf Chillin' With My Peeps

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    In non-hatchery stock, is the fifth toe only on one foot or is it on both?
     
  8. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Both feet have 5 toes. You can clearly see that in the very first pic.
     
  9. Arztwolf

    Arztwolf Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I miss counted, I thought he had six on one foot.
     
  10. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Your bird does have 5 toes on each foot, but it's not unheard of to get the fifth only on one foot. I've got a cute little hatchery Silkie who is a Niner [​IMG]. It's just part and parcel of hatchery quality [​IMG]
     

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