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Chihuahua colors
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Blue is a shade down from black. It is somewhat rare in chihuahuas, though more and more are being bred. It is also a recessive color. Usually, it skips a generation and passes on to the next, unless one parent was bred from both blue parents.

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Blues often come in many shades. Some appear almost black, while others can appear more silver. Our own Bambi, pictured above, is more the darker shade of blue.

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Here is a lovely silvery-blue chihuahua with her solid black companion, owned by Barbra. Silver is simply a double diluted blue color. (check out the black color page for reference to the black chihuahuas).

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These beautiful blue and tan puppies are owned by Melinda Willcox.

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Here is a lovely darker blue puppy owned by Carrie L. Beler and bred by Amanda Wammock.

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Sometimes blue chihuahuas can have a chocolate highlight to their coat because of the similarities in the genetic formula. Here is a lovely chocolate-blue owned by Jacqui Hall.