Illustrated Coat Color - Sable & White

Adapted from the "Descriptive Color and Marking Code" of the AMCA.

These examples are for general comparison only. Actual colors, hues, shadings, and patterns will vary by individual dog. Click on the color name for a photographic example of that color.

Black or gray guard hairs with a reddish undercoat and red trimmings.Both black and red factors evident.


Shadings of gold, cream, buff, brown or reddish hues often found on legs, ears, tail and face between white areas of the underbody and the dark color above.

Related Unofficial Variants or Names

Agouti, less distinct multi-banded hairs or "wild" color.
Wolf Sable, any shade of Sable with black tips on the main coat color.

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