Breed Information Centre

Whippet

Current Registration Colours

When searching for any puppy of a pedigree breed it is very important that you read the Breed Standard so that you are aware of the ideal picture of the breed.

The following colours are currently used for registration but some of them may not appear in the Breed Standard. If you think you might be interested in showing your puppy, or you wish to maintain the colours which are considered by serious breed enthusiasts and the Kennel Club to be the correct ones, view the Breed Standard under the ‘Go’ menu.

Black
Black & White Particolour
Black & White Trim
Black Brindle
Black Brindle White Trim
Blue
Blue Brindle
Blue Brindle Particolour
Blue Brindle White Particolour
Blue Brindle White Trim
Blue Fawn
Blue White Particolour
Blue White Trim
Brindle
Brindle & White Particolour
Brindle White Trim
Cream
Fawn
Fawn Black Mask
Fawn Black Mask White Trim
Fawn Blue Mask
Fawn Brindle
Fawn Brindle White Particolour
Fawn Brindle White Trim
Fawn White Particolour
Fawn White Trim
Red Brindle
Red Brindle Particolour
Red Brindle White Trim
Red Fawn
Red Fawn & White Particolour
Red Fawn Black Mask
Red Fawn Black Mask White Trim
Red Fawn White Trim
Silver Brindle
Silver Brindle & White Trim
Silver Brindle Particolour
White
White & Blue Brindle
White & Fawn Particolour
Colour Not Recognised By KC

Colour Not Recognised in the list above indicates that a colour is not correct as regards the Breed Standard for the breed. The Breed Standard describes the desired colours in the breed, and while other colours may exist, these are considered undesirable in this breed. Undesirable colours may have occurred due to out crossing, or should be avoided if they are known to indicate conditions which can be detrimental to health. It should be noted however that where a colour is known to be detrimental to health the Kennel Club will refuse registration.



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