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Old 11-05-2008, 09:41 PM
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Originally Posted by Doberluv View Post
undemanding personalities(mine at any rate) and their alertness....well, they really are different than a lot of dogs. And just so cotton pickin cute!

No kidding Regan, once you have a Chi or two, not having Chi's, will never do. LOL.
GET over here and tell that to Molly!!!! Please!! LOL She is the most demanding 3 lbs I have ever seen

I have had two that were not though, LOL and I LOVE this breed and hope someday to get very involved in them, but that is at least 5 years away as I am too busy and have too full a house right now.
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Old 11-05-2008, 09:43 PM
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Originally Posted by Sapphire-Light View Post
How mush of white a dog has to have to be considered a double dapple?

There was an aussie in the newspaper he had clothes but he is dapple grey and one of the back legs is almost compleatly white minus for a black spoty, so he is a double dapple right?
Not necessarily. It's not about 'amount of white' but rather how the white is inherited.

For example:

Double merle shelties:

This one is actually mostly colored.

Color headed white shelties:

Both mostly white but not double merle.

CHW does NOT have any health associations that double merle does, but they look very close.

Hank CA - (approx. 1 1/2 year old Spotty Dog)
Mia CGC - (6 1/2 year old Papillon)
Summer TG3 TIAD - (11 year old Papillon)
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