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Do all dogs with blue eyes have genetic defects?

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Do all dogs with blue eyes have genetic defects?

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There is a big difference in many cases between a dangerous genetic health problem and a fault against the breed standard. Dogs with blue eyes in breeds for which brown or golden is the standard often have what is called a dilute coat color for their breed, and as this is a combination of recessive genes, it’s sometimes accompanied by health problems. In that case, if the dog had one recessive and one dominant gene, the health issue would not exhibit itself but could be passed on to progeny. With two recessive genes, the health issue would show up. But blue eyes are not always a problem, no, and are normal for certain breeds. If blue eyes are unusual or a conformation fault for your breed, then there may be some health problems you’d want to watch for. If they are normal for the breed, I wouldn’t worry.

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