Paws

by Krista
(Pekin Illinois)

Do pyrenese have an extra toe on the outer side of each paw? My puppy does, I don't know if he's mixed or pure bred.

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by: Donna

Dogs have four toes per paw. Big whites will have double dew claws on the inside of each hind leg (two nails each with a pad).

If you got your Pyr from a reputable breeder, you will know for certain that he is a purebred since he'll have come with registration papers from a recognized kennel club.

Otherwise, it's up in the air as to what you have. If you went to a backyard breeder or farmer, they'll mix big whites to get the one pup that they want, unfortunately.

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