Brindle is a coat coloring pattern dogs. It is sometimes described as "tiger-striped", although the brindle pattern is more subtle than that of a tiger's coat. Brindles can be classified as a blue based brindle or a red based brindle.
The brindle coloring comes in more with age. Brindles can be solid brindle, brindle with the white of the Bernese Mounaint Dog , or Brindle abstract. You can learn about Brindle Bernedoodles here.
Bernedoodles come in many different colors.
F1 Bernedoodles come in Traditional tri-color like the Bernese, tri-color Phantom, Phantom, tri-color Sable, Sable Phantom, Sable and white, Brindle and white, Black, black and white, parti, tri-color Merle, Merle and white, and merle phantom.
F1B Bernedoodles can come in Traditional tri-color like the Bernese, tri-color Phantom, Phantom, tri-color Sable, Sable Phantom, Sable and white, Brindle and white, Black, black and white, parti, tri-color Merle, Merle and white, merle phantom, cream, cream and white, chocolate, chocolate and white, and chocolate phantom.
Multi-generation Bernedoodles can come in the same colors as the F1B.
F1 Bernedoodles should never be Cream, cream and white, chocolate, tri-color chocolate, or chocolate and white. Both parents need to carry these color for puppies to be these colors. Bernese Mountain Dogs do not carry Cream, chocolate, or brown.
A tri-color Bernedoodle is a Bernedoodle with black, rust, and white coloring. Tricolor Bernedoodles may or may not have white on the face. A traditional tricolor Bernedoodle looks similar to a Bernese Mountian Dog. Tricolor Bernedoodles can have a full white mask or limited white. You can see different variations of these on our Tricolor Bernedoodle page.
Black and white Bernedoodles are you guessed it black and white. You can learn more about black and white Bernedoodles here.
A phantom tricolor Bernedoodle has black, rust, and white coloring. Phantom tricolors are often mistaken for phantoms because some of them do look similar. Phantom tricolors do not have white on the face. A phantom tricolor will have a black base, tan legs, and minimal white on the chest to a full white chest.
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Merle refers to the pattern in the coat and is not a color as such. The white and gray patterns that appear on a black make them appear to have a blueish cast. These are called blue merles. Merle is a color combination in dogs' coats. It is a solid base color (usually red/brown or black) with lighter blue/gray or reddish patches, which gives a mottled or uneven speckled effect. You can learn more about Merle Bernedoodles on our Merle Bernedoodle page.
Sable is a term to describe the Bernedoodle coat color.
A sable bernedoodle has a coat represented by black-tipped hairs on a background of any solid color, with no particular pattern/location designated for such hairs. Sable Bernedoodles can be fully sable or have the white of the Bernese Mountain Dog. Sable Bernedoodles are stunning. You can see perfect examples of sables Bernedoodles on our Sable Bernedoodle page.
Phantom coloring is a dog that has one main color, and then has 'tips' of another color. If you can picture the coloring of a Rottweiler, or a Doberman, this is the same color scheme. Phantom can occur with any color, A Silver Phantom with White points, A Chocolate phantom with Cream points, A black phantom with tan points, etc etc phantom Bernedoodles have have a base coat of black with brown on all four legs, chest, checks, and eyebrows. You can learn more about Phantom Bernedoodles here