Parchment: puppies are a shade of chocolate and fade into a light creamy brown. Colour change usually apparent by 6 weeks of age. It is common for parchment dogs to have a slightly darker shade to face, ears, legs, and tail. Nose is rose. Eyes are hazel or green. Mizpah is a parchment coloured Cobberdog.
Some of the Australian Cobberdogs colours more likely seen in our programme are listed above. There are more colours that may appear such as Red, White, Raven, Blue, Lavender, and Merle. The colours that may appear in an individual litter are determined by their parent dogs' genetic combinations.