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What’s a good cross for a Merle lurcher?

I got a wonderful Merle pup last year and was only days away from breeding him with another merle lurcher bitch until a friend stopped me and told me about the lethal white gene, so was just wondering what would be a good mix instead, because everyone who’s met him wants one of their own

Eggempire
Sunday, January 28th, 2018

Tell us more about this white gene. Haven't heard about that one.

nedzer
Tuesday, January 30th, 2018

Apparently if you breed two Merles together the pups come out albino and with a high chance of being deaf and blind

Eggempire
Tuesday, January 30th, 2018

Greengrass

Doctorsroomghost
Thursday, February 1st, 2018

you could cross it with a Labradoodle you could call them Mabradoodles.

paddycrawford
Thursday, February 1st, 2018

Haha paddy I was just thinking what kind of coat on another lurcher! I like the way you think though

Eggempire
Friday, February 2nd, 2018

I found a merle collie on the road he had wandered away from home he had no eyes at all because of the gene problem thankfully his owner was found and he is safe.

mrs myrtleberry
Monday, February 19th, 2018


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