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What is a blue brindle pit bull?

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"Brindle" is a particular kind of striping pattern on a dog's coat. "Blue" refers to a rather rare dog coat color. A blue brindle pit bull is one that displays striped fur with at least one of the stripe colors being blue.

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Blue coats aren't actually blue. They are a soft grey similar to the color of stainless steel, which appears blue in certain lighting conditions due to the sheen of the coat. This is a common mutation amongst certain breeds, but sparse in comparison to the entire species. In a dog exhibiting brindle characteristics, the primary color determines how blue the striping appears.

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