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My trainer trains a white GSD puppy about 16 weeks which has dew claws on all for limbs.

How common is this? I've never seen any dog of any breed with 4X4 dew claws.

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A lot of breeds have 4x4 dew claws. Some GSDs are born with 4 or 3 but the general practice is to rip them out ASAP. The breeder should've done that when the dog was very young and it requires a lot less pain and healing (kind of like docking ears or tails on some breeds).

It's not bad to leave them in, but they could get caught on things and rip off (usually aren't very well attached and the dog can't feel them very well).
 
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