Extra toe just made of toe nail??

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by EmilyH23, May 12, 2016.

  1. EmilyH23

    EmilyH23 Hatching

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    Hi

    My ex bat has an extra toe just made of toe nail? I'm not worried as she's had this since I got her and doesn't seem to be a problem but is this normal?? It's pointed, and is higher up the leg on both legs..

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  2. junebuggena

    junebuggena Crowing

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    Those are spurs...
    Are sure it's a female?
     
  3. Allkindsofkinds

    Allkindsofkinds Chirping

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    Sometimes hens can grow spurs. Not sure why, every now and then one just does.
     
  4. EmilyH23

    EmilyH23 Hatching

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    She's definitely female :). How strange!
     
  5. Weehopper

    Weehopper Songster

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    A lot of female game hens have Spurs. Not at all unusual.
     

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