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eddycaaa
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PostSubject: Is my puppy sable or grey and white?    Is my puppy sable or grey and white?  EmptySun May 07, 2017 6:48 pm

Hello! It's been awhile since I've posted. I have a question about my new puppy Kayleigh. I'm not sure what color she because of her cream undercoat. The breeder says she's a grey and white but I think she might be sable because she doesn't have very much pure white fur like my black and white husky has. What are your thoughts?

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PostSubject: Re: Is my puppy sable or grey and white?    Is my puppy sable or grey and white?  EmptySun May 07, 2017 11:37 pm

My two are both grey and white and, to me, looked just like ur little girl as pups so, I don't know, pics are often different than seeing them in person. Anyways, I have a pic of Kohdi handy so here he is...as a pup of course Smile

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PostSubject: Re: Is my puppy sable or grey and white?    Is my puppy sable or grey and white?  EmptyMon May 08, 2017 12:17 am

I would trust what your breeder says. To be honest, I think it's too hard to tell what your husky will be until it's a bit more grown up. When I first got Echo, the breeder told me my puppy was white/grey...but he looked more beige with a black racing stripe down his back...but now that he's 6 months, the beige has all but gone save for a bit on his forehead, and he's turning more white and dark grey... Question who knows what he'll change to in a couple of weeks.

So I say trust what your breeder says, because he'll be most familiar with what he bred and what they'll probably eventually turn out to become.

Happy puppying!
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PostSubject: Re: Is my puppy sable or grey and white?    Is my puppy sable or grey and white?  EmptyMon May 08, 2017 1:38 pm

Thanks for your input guys! I'm excited to see how her color evolves.

Here is an image of a grey and white next to a sable for those that are curious about the difference. Apparently, sable is pretty rare.
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PostSubject: Re: Is my puppy sable or grey and white?    Is my puppy sable or grey and white?  EmptyMon May 08, 2017 4:00 pm

Sable is part of the grey/white family if I remember correctly, so on her papers she will be classified as grey/white, even if she is sable (again, if I remember correctly) I had two silver/whites, also part of the grey/white family, but on their papers they were "grey/white". So the breeder wasnt clueless or mistaken when she told you grey/white, she was pretty much just putting her coat color in its category. I hope you will update here as she gets older, I'm curious to see how she changes!
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@Artic_Wind wrote:
I hope you will update here as she gets older, I'm curious to see how she changes!


Will do!

Here is a recent picture. You can see how yellow/cream Kays' fur is compared to Anya
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