The Merle gene is a much more common subject but still very little known by the general public. We see in the various forums of German Spitz that it is also very controversial. The Merle gene is attributed to a lot of flaws, rightly so, but sometimes also exaggerated.

Indeed, it is a colour that breeders know that must be bred with great caution. But do we really know how the Merle gene, at the origin of the colour and the typical traits, operates?

With this article, I will try to bring some elements in order to shed some lights…

Diane Tea

Certified INSEAD Director | Tech Investor | Entrepreneur | Passionnate about Pomeranians & their Genetics

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