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Cocker Spaniel Coat Color Inheritance

Tutorial of Gene Inheritance Simplified

Site Contents:
Coat Color Sections:
K Gene Dominant Black BlackBrown RecessiveBlack BlackTanSable Sable bred Buff Blue Buff Chinchilla Parti Roan Progression of Roan Ticking Inheritance Interactive Genes All-White Spots
We'll start at the beginning. The B genes 
( I know A comes before B but all dogs have two of these and is the basis of all other colors).
The B pair of genes are what determines whether 
an individual cocker is black or brown.
Capital B is dominant and produces black.
Lowercase b is recessive and produces brown
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