Metatarsal Pad of Hind Foot of a Cat
Metatarsal Pad of Cat

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Metatarsal Pad
Limb pad located at the metatarsus, under the metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint.
This is the largest of the pads on the plantar surface of the hind feet of cats and dogs.
Also known as plantar pad and [by Revealing Paws] as heel pad.
Cf. metacarpal pad