What breeds of dogs have yellow eyes?

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Most dogs have brown eyes, although there are a few breeds where blue or amber eyes are also seen. blue-eyed pups can include Siberian Huskies and Border Collies.

Canine eye color – it's all down to genetics!

  • Border Collies.
  • Australian Sheepdogs.
  • Dachshunds.
  • Great Danes.
  • Welsh Corgis.
  • Chihuahuas.
  • Cocker Spaniels.
  • Pomeranians.
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Most dogs have brown eyes, although there are a few breeds where blue or amber eyes are also seen.

blue-eyed pups can include Siberian Huskies and Border Collies.

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Amber eyes vary from light brown (overlapping with the lighter eyes sometimes found in black-pigmented dogs) to yellow, yellow-green or grey.

Although amber eyes most commonly occur on liver and blue dogs, they can also occur occasionally on dogs with black pigment.

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Dogs bearing blue genes commonly have amber-colored eyes.

Breeds such as blue heelers and blue tick hounds have blue coats and amber eyes consistent among its members.

Other common breeds, such as Great Danes, pit bull terriers and greyhounds have blue variations with distinctive golden eyes.

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Let's hear from six dog breeds that occasionally get the blue-eyed gene:

  • Siberian Husky. Siberian Huskies make our list of dogs with blue eyes.
  • Border Collie. Border Collies can have blue eyes, too.
  • Australian Shepherd. Love dogs with blue eyes?
  • Dachshund. Dachshunds may have blue eyes.
  • Weimaraner.
  • Cardigan Welsh Corgi.
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Blue Gene Dogs with Amber Eyes

  • The Australian Cattle Dog.
  • Bluetick Coonhounds.
  • Great Danes.
  • Pit Bull Terriers.
  • Greyhounds.
  • Dachshunds.
  • Havanese.
  • Chesapeake Bay Retrievers.
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Most dogs who carry the Merle gene also have blue or amber eyes.

Very (like, very very) occasionally these dogs can end up with green eyes.

However, for two types of dog, pale green or blue/green eyes are slightly more common.

They are American Pit Bull Terriers, and Pomeranian Huskies (Pomskies).

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Eye color should be brown in yellow and black dogs and hazel or brown in chocolate dogs.

Some Labs can also have green or greenish-yellow eyes.

In silver dogs the eye color is usually gray.

The eye rims are black in yellow and black dogs and brown in chocolate dogs.

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