Strange colour feet?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by 98Luna, Sep 15, 2013.

  1. 98Luna

    98Luna Chirping

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    I have a chick about five weeks old, and it's legs and feet are black with the middle toes bright orange. The chick itself is nearly all black, with white markings on its head. The parents are both white leghorns. I'm just wondering, is there any breed that has feet like this, or is it just the result of cross-breeding?
     
  2. math ace

    math ace Crowing

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    picture please
     
  3. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Crowing

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    most black birds have black legs and feet. the bottom foot color can be white, pink, or yellow. My sumatras have black legs and feet bottoms are yellow. As chicks the yellow can be up on the foot or leg some, it slowly turns black so that only the bottoms of the feet have the yellow.
     
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  7. 98Luna

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    Here's Michael!
     
  8. CCCCCCCCHICKENS

    CCCCCCCCHICKENS Crowing

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    the pigment will fill out as it gets older
     

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