Color

 

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 Or use the search box in the upper right or the menu to the left to find information you want on coat and eye color in Australian Shepherds.

Aussies are a many-colored breed, but not every color is desirable.  Included here is the article “Color Clashes” which discusses disqualifying coat colors in Aussies, and “Vitiligo” a disease that can turn your dog’s coat white.  Click on menu at left to view articles.

Another Aussie coat color reference is Lisa MacDonald’s “Field Guide to Coloration of Australian Shepherds” website, hosted by ASHGI.

France-flag                                                                                 Translation of the Color Genes chart: