Unusual Colors/Patterns

(photo courtesy of Kathy Kreeger)
Right side - split face

(photo courtesy of Robin Barry)
Right side - split face

(photo courtesy of Susan Kirkham)
white face (left & right splits, maybe?)

(photo courtesy of Carol Curry)
This dog shows greying on the muzzle 

(photo courtesy of Susan Kirkham)
This photo clearly shows the face greying that is restricted to the same area as that affected by the masking gene


(photo courtesy of Andrea Hall)
This dog show watermarked sabling and brindling. Note the concentration of sabling around the edges of the color areas.

(photos courtesy of Terry Smith)
These are the same "seal" dog. There is some disagreement about what this color/pattern actually is. It appears to be a very heavily marked sable - the sable equivalent of a "black brindle" - but the very few seals I know about all have at least one black (or blue) parent...so maybe it's some kind of modification of black (or blue.) This is as close as a Whippet gets to being "brown" in color - the mixture of the black sabling and the underlying fawn reacting on each other to produce a visual shade of brown.

 

(photo courtesy of Terry Smith)
Here is another "seal" - the owner says she usually looks much blacker than this

 

(photo courtesy of Karen Lee)
This is a "deer" fawn..the lighter areas on his face, neck, chest, underline, and feet are light cream...not white

(photo courtesy of Barb Barclay)
This is a "deer" red..the lighter areas on his face, neck, chest, underline, and feet are light cream...not white


(photo courtesy of Barb Barclay)
This is a "deer" fawn brindle..the lighter areas on his face, neck, chest, underline, and feet are light cream...not white

(photo courtesy of Barb Barclay)
This is a "deer" fawn bluebrindle..the lighter areas on his face, neck, chest, underline, and feet are light cream...not white
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