How Do I Know If My Dachshund Is Dapple?

Dapple Doxies look both adorable and weird. Let’s explore what does a dapple dachshund look like and what’s unique about it?

What Does A Dapple Dachshund Look Like?

Said sprinkles can be either fully white or mostly pinkish white.

Why Do Dapple Dachshunds Look Like This?

The dapple dachshund owes its look to the so-called “merle” gene.

What’s The Difference Between Dapple and Merle?

Merle/dapple dachshunds do look a bit different from other merle breeds because dachshunds typically don’t have any white on them.

What’s The Difference Between A Dapple and A Piebald Dachshund?

Dapple dachshunds aren’t the only Doxies with white in their fur, of course.

What’s The Difference Between A Dapple and a Double Dapple Dachshund?

This is where dapples become controversial.

Is It Easy To Tell A Dapple and A Double Dapple Apart?

Usually, yes, but not always.

Dapple dachshunds look adorable with their speckled white spots. 

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