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Old 05-12-2007, 04:54 PM
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Originally Posted by SummerRiot View Post
ohh yeah.. i guess that would be Merle too.. I didn't nkow Danes came in the "merle" form.. hehe
Actully merle is a bad color in danes, it happens when an arlequin mix whit a blue.

The only accepted colors are

Solid: black

Non solid:
arlequin (pure white whit black patches)
mantle or boston (black whit some white markingslike the boston terrier or border collie)

Even if is not an acepted color, this is a pretty dog

One time I saw a puppy in a pet shop that was arlequin but insted of black she/he had fawn patches and in the border of the patches was brown, pretty puppy.
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Old 05-15-2007, 10:10 PM
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Originally Posted by Sapphire-Light View Post
Actully merle is a bad color in danes, it happens when an arlequin mix whit a blue.
Uhhhh.... the merle gene is it's own gene, it's not a combination of them. (For example, a tri w/ white.. not it's own gene, a combo of genes to make that corloring.)
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