Dog Facts: Dalmatian Puppy Spots

August 25th, 2009 by Dan

The Dalmatian is famous for it’s speckled coat, but did you know that pups of this breed are actually born white? That’s right, it takes a few weeks for Dalmatian puppies to “earn their spots”. Once they do, begin to show up the recognized colors for the breed’s coat are black and white or liver and white.

Dalmatian Puppies

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One Response to “Dog Facts: Dalmatian Puppy Spots”

  1. Junie Budney Says:

    Useful blog post! Thanks for posting this.

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