Kaitlyn Smith is holding a COD on lilac Dutch. The proposed standard reads as follows:
Lilac- A medium dove-gray, with a delicate pink tint veiling the surface. Color must be carried well down the hair shaft. Color is to be uniform over the entire body. The undercolor is to be a pale dove-gray.
Eyes- blue-grey ,ruby cast is desired
Faults- Showing a decided blue cast or complete lack of pink tint to color, extremely light gray coat, mealiness, patches of rust.
Disqualifications- Excessive white hairs, ticking, or silver tipping.
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Common Genotypes for Dutch Rabbits from the ADRC Guidebook
By Joanne Parker and updated Glenna Huffmon