Ask the breeder about whether the cocker is roan or merle. The variety of colors in this litter is due to the fact that the mother is a blue merle with tan points and the father our now retired stud dog jake is a brown and white parti.
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Blue roan blue merle english cocker spaniel. Two chocolate merle cocker puppies and a blue merle parti cocker puppy in this litter. The board of the asc asked the ascf to take on the task of researching the hereditary aspects and related issues of merle cocker spaniels. Roan american cocker spaniels showcasing blue roan blue roan and tan and red roan none of these pictured below are for sale.
Permission to copy is granted. The term merle cocker is actually an oxymoron. Some breeders do not know the difference and often think their merle cocker is a roan.
But there s one easy way to tell the difference between a merle and a roan. Sable merle girl one brown eye one blue eye one blue and one partial merle no blue eyes you can see this is a chocolate merle. No description provided emma english cocker spaniel amp blue heeler mix has been shared from.
Beautifully marked american kennel club blue merle parti located in lawrenceburg in. For more information on the merle cocker issue please check out our website. If you are searching for an actual roan cocker please do your homework.
The most unusual cocker spaniel coat colors. Up close photo of a merle s eye partial blue eye this is the same dog at a farther distance merle both blue eyes. Cvj s n aj s can t buy me love shazam is a blue roan and tan american cocker spaniel nickname sam i am below are his parents.
No sporting breed including the cocker spaniel and the english cocker spaniel has ever been merle. You do not have permission to use any photos for any reason this is shazam ch. The specific hypothesis presented to the ascf was that the merle color was not a cocker spaniel color but was instead introduced into the gene pool by a specific breeding that occurred in the 1980s.
A cocker with the merle color pattern is not a pure bred cocker spaniel. See more ideas about cocker spaniel spaniel blue roan cocker spaniel. This unique puppy is a blue roan and tan cocker spaniel and he is precious.
The truth about merle cocker spaniels. Dec 9 2014 explore blue fawn s board blue merle cocker spaniel on pinterest. Feb 4 2019 explore lesley harrison s board blue roan cocker spaniel on pinterest.
See more ideas about cocker spaniel spaniel blue merle. Find blue and merle cocker spaniel puppiess from a breeder near you.