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i just noticed that my dog has 5 toes on each of his hind feet...but my sisters dog only has 4. Which one is normal?
 

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i just noticed that my dog has 5 toes on each of his hind feet...but my sisters dog only has 4. Which one is normal?
Both are. Some dogs have Dew claws which are basically a 5th toe/claw slightly higher up on the inside of the leg. Some people get the dew claws removed depending on breed/what they are doing with the dog.
 

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Some breeds are more likely to have dew claws on the back feet. Sometimes there are even 2 dew claws back there like on the Great Pyrenees. Shih Tzus seem to have dew claws on the back quite often. My family had a tea cup chihuahua with six twos on each hind foot.
 
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