COLORS AND MARKINGS

Select a breed below to get the complete list of Standard (S) and Alternate (A) color and marking codes for all AKC recognized, Foundation Stock Service (FSS®) and Miscellaneous Class (Misc) breeds.

  • Color & Marking Description: Color and Markings for your breed.
  • Type: The Standard and Alternate colors are classified for show purposes. Please refer to the breed standard for additional details.
  • Code: Enter the 3-digit color and/or marking code for your dog on your Registration form.

NOTE: If you do not see the color of your dog listed, please mail in your application with a photograph of your dog or email colors@akc.org for assistance.