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Weird spot on leather shoes

OutOnTheBlue

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Has anyone ever had a spot like that on their leather soles? I did quite a fair bit of walking today and it was raining slightly for a bit. I happened to notice this spot on my shoe. Personally do not think it’s gum, as it’s been banned way before I was born. Anyone else notice something similar?
 

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Could have walked through oil. It’s on the sole, so it’s not really too important. You can pour some cornstarch on it and let it sit for a few days to draw it out if it really bothers you
 

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Has anyone ever had a spot like that on their leather soles? I did quite a fair bit of walking today and it was raining slightly for a bit. I happened to notice this spot on my shoe. Personally do not think it’s gum, as it’s been banned way before I was born. Anyone else notice something similar?

Singapore?
 

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I don't know if you have any geese in Singapore, but I once got goose poop on leather soles and they left a similar stain. So it could be animal feces of some sort.
 

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I don't know if you have any geese in Singapore, but I once got goose poop on leather soles and they left a similar stain. So it could be animal feces of some sort.

Thank you for sharing your experience.
 

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