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Mottled Houdan with 5 toes on one foot and 4 on the other?????

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by kzane23, Mar 11, 2013.

  1. kzane23

    kzane23 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I guess I'm not very chicken savvy but how normal is that??
     
  2. Coupe

    Coupe Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Pics!!!!
     
  3. kzane23

    kzane23 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. kzane23

    kzane23 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    bump
     
  5. NYREDS

    NYREDS Overrun With Chickens

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    It's a genetic anomoly, it happens. If you're planning to show it would ba a disqualification. Again, if planning to show, this would not be a bird to use for breeding.

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  6. Coupe

    Coupe Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just wanted to see it! .iv never seen a chicken with an extra toe!

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  7. Coupe

    Coupe Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Adorable chick!
     
  8. NYREDS

    NYREDS Overrun With Chickens

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    It doesn't have an extra toe, it has a missing toe. Houdans should hace 5 toes.
     
  9. fabfowl

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    I have a sultan chicken with that exact same deformity! Isn't it odd? :)
     
  10. chooki

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    OMG ... exactly the same toe configuration as my Mottled Houdan :p


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