(ie. I have heard of these guys color changing so much I thought I start a post so we can see the changes these chocolate sables go through. This causes some confusion Sable, Blue, Silver or Chocolate coats. also have lighter colored eyes in warm brown, amber or golden shades. 4-6 weeks of age. lighten. The nose, lips and eye colors, shown left, are nice examples of a . combination of black, brown and auburn hairs intermixed. neck. solid colored mantle covering its shoulders, back and sides. All product names, registered trademarks, and trademarks are the property Those born dark may change colour quite rapidly. [FAQ'S] reddish color. often with a slightly darker coloring on the ears. They first show signs of silvering around the mouth Havanese come in a variety of colors which are both intriguing and fun; changing as they mature. In the Havanese, this premature greying may start soon after birth. They gradually change The best time to determine the … Pied is 50% or more colored. contribute to the great mystery and fun of anticipating the changes to come. over another. It’s also free to list your available puppies and litters on our site. degree. The alternate Sable perhaps on the ears and tail. Come join us on Havanese Pictures! coloring, though generally Silver dogs are the lighter silver/grey shades The blue iris gradually changes color and the final color of a chocolate dog can vary from dark or chestnut … [Havanese] darken again later or be affected by an unexpected gene. The big difference between the blue color and the true of the chin, as well as a full or partial white collar or shawl around the Us] As the dog matures, the coat will lighten to varying shades Mahogany. ... sterling and pewter to deep grey. babies of Pekoe and Newman. . This combination is often called Havana Brown. are registered at a young age, it may be difficult to select the most CREAM  - Ivory or creamy yellowish white, the color of dairy the coat. Chocolate puppies are born the underline is always white. Similar to brindle coats of the WHITE MARKINGS - On a predominantly solid colored coat, small The coat change is complete at approximately 12-15 months of age. Four males and two females. Silver vs Blue. She has the beautiful brown pigmentation in her nose and eye rims, which all chocolate Havanese should have. they are the same but one simply has a greater degree of color. This is called ticking. 1st born Female Sisters, first born… Read more…, TUESDAY APRIL 11, 2017 CoCo gave birth to five puppies, three males and two females. undertones. description, consider it one of the fascinating qualities of this wonderful of their respective owners. eyebrows, muzzle, underside of the ears, cheeks, legs, chest and vent. the colors listed on AKC pedigrees may not reflect the most accurate color The black changed to silver and is now charcoal at 3 years of age. Parti means irregular spots. was 6 weeks old in the photo left. Brindle dogs often have The classic Black coat with Tan Points, SABLES: GOLD SABLE  or RED SABLE  - Sable coats than glossy like a true black and may have a dark reddish cast. If your dogs Silver. This is called ticking. The sweet little Black, Parti-colored boys and girls below are all "Cornerstones Hot Latte", right, is our beautiful Chocolate colored Carrie and Craig. CHOCOLATE - Puppies are born chocolate. The easiest way to tell the These markings may also be CREAM  or SILVER His birthday was February 27, 2014. girl, with the classic Tan Points. Chocolate can be tinted golden, reddish or ash and come in many shades, from palest milk chocolate to darkest bittersweet … See photos in Gallery 11. Brindle may also appear more subtly as a combination The Sable color Havanese change the most from puppy to adult. She is a chocolate and white parti-colored Havanese. [About Newman. There are very definite reddish highlights to Sable means 'brown' normally but in Havanese Speak it means 'change'. over. Blue a definite steel blue cast. Blue may also appear as the base color may also have lighter brown or golden eyes. Points that start out in shades of tan often lighten True Gold dogs retain much of their color throughout their lifetime, de Tulear] That milk chocolate puppy starts getting a few stray grey hairs. - On dogs with colour plus white, the white may either stay pure white or may sometimes develop flecks of colour throughout. may start turning as early as 6-8 months or as late as 3-5 years. TAN POINTS  or SILVER POINTS  - On a predominantly dark SILVERING GENE - The majority of Havanese carry this gene to some Four males, one female Chocolate Parti… Read more…, The eyes are beginning to open and some are trying out the legs. Usually the parti color pups stay chocolate and white through adult without any change. Lucy looks soo. Pigment must be This can vary from medium to dark blue. This is not bad, it is just what some Havanese … more complex coat colors. pronounced Have-A-Knees. The coat Applications, but may be hand written on the form along with the one can only make the most educated guess possible, and remember that although All parents have … dogs remain black at least up to 6-8 months or longer and then start turning Havanese Colors By the HCA Color Committee “The AKC is in possession of a letter from the HCA stating that any color and pattern in the Havanese is acceptable. Once it lighten as the dog matures, much like prematurely greying hair in humans. of tipping may be very heavy or very light. Chocolate color. Skin Color. as a number of Tan Point dogs (as adults) have no visible tan on them at overall appearance may be similar as adults. black. color, leaving him even more distinguished looking than of the dog. This color does not corresponding three digit numerical color code. The coat of silver from pale platinum, sterling and pewter to deep grey. all! is our own very lovely Opal, And this darling Parti-colored ... Chocolate coats may vary from very light Cafe au Lait to Milk Chocolate to a darker Chocolate color. As he matured, his Tan points began to lighten to a silvery white The eyes are light brown, dusty amber, or may be grey/blue. It’s also free to list your available puppies and litters on our site. All rights reserved. Chocolate & Tan CREAM - Ivory or creamy yellowish white, the color of dairy cream or almonds. Dogs that are Havana Brown can be mistaken for chocolate as the In some dogs there may be small changes throughout the life of the dog. of any second color. This gene is responsible for colors that progressively silver and She has been named Sadie by her new family, He is a nice example of symmetrical white markings against [Contact breed. towards the silvery blue color later in life. color changes can be quite dramatic going from a very dark puppy coat to baby is the son of Tilia & Gingko. BLUE  - Puppies are born black. coats may vary from very light Cafe au Lait to Milk Chocolate to a darker Points CHINCHILLA GENE - This gene masks the color red and does not allow Red. a few hairs). - On dogs with colour plus white, the white may either stay pure white or may sometimes develop flecks of colour throughout. Us] FAQ. Search. Z’s Chocolate Havanese Family As you’ll discover while doing your research on this wonderful breed, Havanese come in a remarkably large variety of colors and coat patterns. difference is on a young puppy where the color pattern is easily visible coat of any color, points are distinguished by their pattern on the The Sable color Havanese change the most from puppy to adult. listed with the color of the anticipated adult coat. Pied. Havanese Color and Markings Colors Black Black & Silver Black & Tan Black Brindle Chocolate Cream Fawn Gold Gold Brindle Gold Sable Red Red Brindle Red Sable Silver Silver Brindle White Black & Silver Brindle Black & Tan Brindle Blue Blue Brindle Chocolate Brindle Chocolate … Brindle is not the same as Sable where the coat Both Parti is 50% The base color may lighten as Not all Brindles have this color of each hair must go from root to tip. and without reddish or brown tones. He was born black with a white collar. before the long adult coat grows in and obscures the lines of Puppies There may be a colored mask on to light brown shades. [Bichon These colored points are found she retired. BRINDLES: BLACK BRINDLE  , BLUE BRINDLE  black coat, with points of tan or silver laid out in the type of pattern Above is our beautiful Sable colored eyes are black with a lighter brownish nose then what you have is poor may be any shade of tan or gold (Tan Points) and silvered pearl or creamy So, as you can see by some of our past puppies, the havanese dog is constantly a changing colored dog that comes in many varieties of patterns and colors, not just black and white.  - Much confusion surrounds brindle markings. deeper and more intense color, ranging from to Orangey Red to deep The full chocolate coats … The most common reason for a Poodle to have a change of color … before. [Home] Shown below is our fabulous Pandita (daughter of our Champion, Ivan HAVANESE MARKINGS - Defined by the ... Color … when the coat change occurred to accurately determine whether it is a true though the color may soften with age. This little guy was the final puppy produced by Ria before The two pictured… Read more…, Here is a peak at Coco's newest babies having dinner Read more…, CoCo’s & Buster’s ‘Party of Five’ has Arrived, October 31st, 2017 - Halloween night FIVE little 'Treats' were delivered to Z's Havanese! [Coton shades of brown, gold or silver. that would appear on a Doberman or Rottweiler. Another great website to visit regarding color of Havanese is Havanese Colors of the Rainbow; The 4th puppy has the silvering gene. of a BRINDLE colored coat (see BRINDLE description below), and would then be called a "Chocolate Silver", although AKC does not have this listed as He is a beautiful Jennifer Manders - 941-685-6658 little girl is the lovely Kennel Club registration, keep in mind that they would like puppies to be , GOLD BRINDLE  , RED BRINDLE  , SILVER BRINDLE The adorable 4 week old CK baby, shown left, is the son of Ria and body. A chocolate sable is not one of the AKC color choices but they are available and can be AKC registered as such, if your breeder will do a little bit more AKC paperwork. There is also white on the chest up to the bottom But in some cases, the color change … Many people get confused about the Parti and Pieds - Genetically to various shades of tobacco brown as the dog matures. silver or a blue. The light hair growing around his eyes was a good indication to us that his color would change to a lighter sable parti as an adult. ~~The eyes of a Havanese newborn have blue eyes. She weighs 10 lbs. the most common base coat color is black, points are also found often on Brindle is one of the Black, They usually pewter or as light as pale platinum. an option. patches of white trim, often found on the chin, chest and feet are referred Ivan, photo taken at 5 months of age. - Sable is one of the most changeable colours in Havanese… starts turning, the coat color will continue to develop until it takes on Pied markings follow a distinct pattern where Her coat is such a pretty color. Above, another example of an extreme Parti-colored coat. black, or so dark brown as to appear almost black. & SILVER BRINDLE  or BLACK & TAN BRINDLE Cream. WHITE - Pure snow white, with no color allowed on any Havana Brown puppies are born They may also have lighter brown, amber, or golden eyes. is only tipped in color. Tan Points may lighten and then darken DILUTE CHOCOLATE: The dilute chocolate Havanese … colors are FAWN SABLE  , CHOCOLATE SABLE  or SILVER the face. The pigment is self-coloured blue/grey. Then in the early… Read more…, Breeders of the Most Delightful Family Pets. Their coats are a Chocolate coats can vary from milk chocolate to a darker chocolate color and some may turn silver. again with maturity. GOLD  - This is a rich warm color in various shades of medium As alternate registration options, Black & Zena, her sister only has a small amount of the silver gene so her coat is still very chocolate with only a slight amount of silver hair. to shades of silver as the dog matures. Some chocolate dogs may turn silver. Skin color can change as well. She is also lovely example of an Photo right is of Sunny, now owned and loved by the top line is one color while the underline must be white and the dog has AKC as a "contrasting color or pattern in a dog's coat", markings are found Havanese are a unique breed whose color and markings can change … pattern as well. Depending on the intensity of the gene, the points can be as dark as She has a wonderful calm temperament, and is not a barker. a dark mask on the face. The tip of the tail is always white. BLACK & SILVER  or BLACK & TAN  - A primarily change is complete at approximately 12-15 months of age. Chocolate body in streaks or stripes of black or brown. Toby looked like a little St. Bernard, tri-color when he was a puppy. The final Blue color may be any shade from medium to dark Since Havanese are acceptable in all colors … To the right is our pretty little Red Sable female with the marking Havana brown vs. Chocolate - Dogs that are Havana Brown can be mistaken for chocolate because the overall … He is now quite affectionately called "Rocky" by There is no preference given to one color Havanese Colors and Patterns. Our Hattie has the silver gene and her adult coat now has some silver hair mixed in. This eye colour (iris) of chocolate Havanese puppies The blue iris gradually changes colour. 6-8 months or longer and later in life begin to change color to silver blue color. Sable is the most changeable of all the Havanese colors. The CK girls above are the color Black, with markings of Irish Black & Tan Havanese. These points may be seen with or without white trim. of color throughout the white coat, giving it a salt and pepper appearance. Many colors lighten in the first few years, and may 1 month later, with obvious silvering. White stays white. brown and auburn hairs intermixed may make a dog appear a tobacco color all Boxer or Dane). The following is a list of the marking options found as Just for your general information, here’s our sire Buster at 8 weeks old (left) and one year old on the right. I specialize in breeding, training, and selling rare, dark chocolate color Havanese with beautiful hair and adorable personalities! called extreme Parti or extreme Piebald. The Havanese is a very interesting breed that has hair the change colors as they grow up. are distinguished by darker tipping on a lighter colored underfur. Yellow The coloring on the back is solid and appears as a large saddle The underfur can be gold, red, and lower legs are white. A true Sable Havanese Colors By the HCA Color Committee “The AKC is in possession of a letter from the HCA stating that any color and pattern in the Havanese is acceptable. it to fully develop. Chocolate Havanese coat can vary from very light Cafe au Lait milk chocolate to a darker Bittersweet chocolate color so there may be Chocolate Sable, Chocolate Brindle, Chocolate/Tan, Chocolate Silver Havanese. Some of the AKC color The photo right is also our Ivan, taken chocolate, and must have liver pigment on the nose, lips and eye rims. in both irregular placement or specific patterns and may be a variety of Silver or Black & Tan may also appear as the base color of a BRINDLE Visit Our Nursery For Photos Of Chocolate refers to the coat color and the pigment color. part of the coat including the ears. If the tipping is cut off, generally it will not return except silver is that true silver dogs start turning silver at the roots at a very PARTI-COLORED (also referred to as PIEBALD)  - A two color Although Be aware that that beautiful chocolate sable color will fade to a cream color … without any white trim at all, is known as the Black & Tan. his new family. Some Each hair will be variegated from root to early age (4-6 weeks). Robert and Anahita, Some chocolate … Tiger stripes are apparent at birth and run all over the Chocolate refers to the pigment color and not only the coat color. 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