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My Blue Merle Seems To Have Changed To A Red Merle?
by Cat Abrams
I have a male Australian Shepherd who was a blue merle baby. He is now two years old and looks more like a red merle now. I read that if their nose is black that they are indeed a blue merle and not red. I've also read that many times their coats will change color as they mature. There are dogs called "Harlequins" and I was wondering if he is that. Here is a baby picture and how he looks now.
Any help would be appreciated. I don't really care if he is blue or red, but I would like to educate myself so that when I'm asked I know what the true answer is. I was told by someone that he has a very dark brown nose, but I'm sorry, to me it is definitely black. Thanks for your help.
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