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Merle(Red) Dog Breeds

In red merles, the colour may be a mottled brown on top of lighter brown hair. The first concerns for any dog breeder must be health, temperament and conformation. Colour should only be a consideration where it's important for the breed standard. Some breeds also show:cream yellow sable black-and-tan fawn, and chocolate merle patterns. So, although the pattern stays very similar, the colours can change dramatically. The random patches of color on top of the lighter color this pattern is unusual and distinctive. Some of these merle dog breeds include Australian, Shepherds, Collies, Dachshunds, Cardigan Welsh Corgis, Great Danes, and Shetland Sheepdogs.

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  • -- What does Red Merle mean?

    The breed requirements kingdom that Australian Shepherds can come in some aggregate of two primary physique shades (black and liver), one sample (merle), and two trim colors (white and tan.). Blue merle is a black dog with a merle pattern; purple merle is a liver dog with a merle pattern.

  • -- What is the difference between a red Merle and a Blue Merle?

    Two dominant copies produce a “double merle” which will most in all likelihood have serious eye defects and can also be deaf. Two recessive copies end result in a dog that is now not merle.

  • -- Do Red Merle Aussies have blue eyes?

    Red merle Aussies may additionally have strong colored eyes, however often the eyes will be “marbled” or flecked with different colors. So a purple merle Aussie should have blue eyes marbled with brown, or vice versa. It ought to additionally have a blue eye and a brown eye.