Tan colored coats are common in several breeds and mixed breed dogs. It is sometimes referred to as "fawn" and comes in several shades from light tan to reddish tan. The loci (location) of genes on the chromosomes determines coat color in dogs. The D locus alters the intensity of color. Dogs which are "dd" will have grey or bluish fur instead of black and tan fur instead of brown.
Boxers, Great Danes, Pugs, Chows, Doberman Pinschers and Pomeranians are common breeds that may be tan. Tan markings often appear with black in many breeds. They range from mostly black with tan markings to mostly tan with black markings. Tan dog name suggestions: Tawny, Honey, Scamp, Butterscotch, Sundance, Cookie.
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Known for being a confident, animated companion with a rather extroverted personality, the Pomeranian is a compact, toy-sized dog that is currently ranked as the 19th most popular breed by the American Kennel Club. Also affectionately referred to&
|Beagle||Hound Dog Breeds||Small Dog Breeds||Tan Dog Breeds White Dog Breeds Black Dog Breeds Blue Dog Breeds Red Dog Breeds||
Often affectionately referred to as “howlers” by their owners, beagles are medium-sized dogs that were initially developed as scent hounds for tracking hare and rabbit. However, beagles are now ranked as the 4th most popular pet breed&
|French Bulldog||Non-Sporting Breeds||Small Dog Breeds||Tan Dog Breeds White Dog Breeds||
Commonly described as a “clown in the cloak of a philosopher,” the French Bulldog is a small companion breed that is prized for its affectionate and playful nature. In addition to the breed having a starring role on the hit show Modern