Dog Breeds January 31, 2014
15 Myths About Dalmatians
The Dalmatian dog breed is instantly recognizable even to those who don’t know much about dogs. This handsome, spotted breed has been made popular by television and movies, but those have also perpetuated some myths about the breed. Before you decide to add this spotted pup to your family, here are 15 myths about Dalmatians and the reality behind them.
1. Myth: Dalmatians are born with their black spots
Fact: All Dalmatians are born with a solid white coat. Their tell-tale black spots do not start appearing until almost three weeks of age. The number of spots they develop depend on the pattern of the parents’ coats.