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View Poll Results: Does your GSD have striping, pencil markings or tar heels
TAR HEELS 1 3.23%
PENCIL MARKINGS 2 6.45%
STRIPING 1 3.23%
NONE 9 29.03%
ALL THREE 13 41.94%
JUST TWO 5 16.13%
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Old 09-01-2012, 07:51 PM   #1 (permalink)
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alright i posted a thread already pertaining to to sable shepherds but now im curious how many other types of GSDs have striping, tar heels, or pencil markings
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Old 09-01-2012, 07:55 PM   #2 (permalink)
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This poll is for all GSD types not just sables
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Old 09-01-2012, 08:16 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Delgado has both tar heels and pencil toes
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Old 09-02-2012, 01:14 PM   #4 (permalink)
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thanks i really am interested in finding out how common these markings are in the world of GSDs
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Old 09-02-2012, 01:33 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Frank has pencil toes and tar heels
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Old 09-03-2012, 10:41 PM   #6 (permalink)
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what type of GSD is he
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Old 09-03-2012, 10:47 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Do these markings correlate to certain work/temperament traits or are just cosmetic?
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Old 09-03-2012, 11:07 PM   #8 (permalink)
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their cosmetic they usually mark a black recessive gene
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Old 09-04-2012, 12:07 AM   #9 (permalink)
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What are tar heels?
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Old 09-04-2012, 12:21 AM   #10 (permalink)
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tar heels are on the back legs they are just stripes of black fur going down the whole lower part of their leg
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