Black white dogs

The most beautiful black and white dog that you must have seen. We present you the cutest and most beautiful dog breeds that have black and white fur.

The black and white color combination in dogs is not only aesthetically pleasing, but also distinctive and timeless. This coloring provides a sharp contrast that draws attention and highlights the dog's natural beauty.

The charm of black and white: symbolism and meaning.

The black and white color combination often has a deeper symbolism that represents balance and harmony. In some cultures, black and white animals are believed to bring good luck or possess special powers.

Popular dog breeds with black and white coat

There are many breeds that are known for their black and white color combination. Some of them are:

Border collie

Schwarz weißer Border Collie im Platz Depositphotos / Ksuksann

The Border Collie is one of the most intelligent dog breeds and is known for its exceptional working ability. The coat of this breed can come in a black and white color scheme, with the black coat often covering the face and back, while the white coat adorns the chest, legs and tail. This coloration enhances the Border Collie's striking appearance and reflects his active and alert nature.


Hund,Natur,Hunderasse,Fleischfresser,Naturlandschaft,Gras,Kitz,Pflanze,Wiese,Wiese, Depositphotos / Lenkadan

Dalmatians are probably the best known black and white breed. Their distinctive black spots, spread throughout the white coat, are unique and make this breed instantly recognizable. The spots appear in a random arrangement, with no two Dalmatians being alike. This striking coloration has made the Dalmatian a symbol of elegance and individuality.

Siberian husky

Siberian Husky Hund im grünen Park Depositphotos / IgorVetushko

The Siberian Husky is a stunning dog breed characterized by its strong yet elegant features. The black and white coat gives the Husky a wolf-like, majestic expression. The combination of black and white can appear in a variety of patterns, giving the Husky its distinctive look. The blue or brown eyes complement the impressive appearance and add a touch of mystique to the breed.

Boston Terrier

Gehorsamer, schöner, gesunder und junger schwarzer Boston Terrier Depositphotos / Carmelka

The Boston Terrier, often referred to as "the American gentleman," is captivating for its glossy black and white coat. This coloration, combined with its compact size and friendly nature, gives the Boston Terrier a particularly elegant and charming appearance. The black and white coat often follows a particular pattern, with the black coat covering the face and torso, while the white coat adorns the collar, chest, and often the paws. This breed is a popular companion that does well both in the city and in the country.


Landseer Hund, Erwachsener stehend auf Gras Depositphotos / slowmotiongli
  • Character: Gentle, friendly and balanced.
  • Appearance: Large dog with a long, dense black and white coat.
  • Specialties: Often used as a lifeguard, especially talented in the water.

Japan Chin

Studioaufnahme von zwei japanischen Chins vor violettem Hintergrund Depositphotos / Koldunova_Anna
  • Character: Graceful, loving and intelligent.
  • Appearance: Small dog with fluffy black and white fur and striking eyes.
  • Specialties: Often performs as a show dog, known for its charming personality.

Old English Sheepdog (Bobtail)

  • Character: Playful, sociable and patient.
  • Appearance: Large dog with a dense, wavy black and white coat.
  • Specialties: Excellent herding dog, works well with sheep and other livestock.


Schöner kleiner Papillon-Hund mit großen schwarzen Ohren sitzt auf rosa Hintergrund Depositphotos / tanitue
  • Character: Lively, attentive and friendly.
  • Appearance: Small, fine-boned with prominent "butterfly" ears and black and white coat.
  • Characteristics: One of the oldest European toy dogs, very intelligent and good at agility.

Portuguese water dog

Schwarz-weißer Portugiesischer Wasserhund, der an einem Sommertag neben einem Garten mit rosafarbenen Sonnenhutblumen sitzt Depositphotos / ArchivedInk
  • Character: Energetic, intelligent and obedient.
  • Appearance: Medium-sized dog with dense, water-repellent black and white coat.
  • Specialties: Traditionally used as a fishing dog, also known as an excellent family dog.

Skye Terrier

Lustiger Skye Terrier auf dem grünen Gras Depositphotos / CaptureLight
  • Character: Brave, loyal and loving.
  • Appearance: Medium-sized dog with long, straight black and white coat that often covers the eyes.
  • Characteristics: One of the oldest terriers, known for its courageous and independent character.

Further dogs that can have black and white fur

In addition to the breeds previously described in detail, there are many other dogs that can also have an impressive black and white coat. The diversity and beauty of this color combination can be found in a wide range of breeds that can be just black and white dogs, in addition to other colors

  1. 1. German Wirehaired Dog Hunting Dog, Pointer, German Hound Breed
    German Wirehaired Pointer Hunting Dog
  2. 2. Markiesje, Dutch Tulpemnhund, black dog from Netherlands, Dutch dog breed for families, family dog, medium dog for families
    Markiesje Family Dog
  3. 3. dog, mammal, vertebrate, dog breed, canidae, carnivore, terrier, muzzle, small terrier, light gray dandie dinmont terrier lying on white background
    Dandie Dinmont Terrier Companion Dog, Hunting Dog
  4. 4. Dog,Mammal,Vertebrate,Alaskan malamute,Canidae,Siberian husky,Dog breed,Carnivore,Canadian eskimo dog,Greenland dog,
    Alaskan Malamute Watchdog, Working Dog, Sled dog
  5. 5. Dog,carnivore,dog breed,bulldog,collar,fawn,companion dog,dog collar,muzzle,sporting group,
    Olde English Bulldog Companion Dog, Family Dog
  6. 6. American Bully profile picture breed description
    American Bully Companion Dog
  7. 7. McNab dog, small black brown white dog with standing ears
    McNab Herding Dog, Working Dog
  8. 8. Bandog breed description, temperament of chain dog, large Molossian mix, dog living on chain, unrecognized large dog breeds, fighting dog
    Bandog Watchdog
  9. 9. English Shepherd breed description, black and white dog for sheep, sheepdog from England, Great Britain dog breed
    English Shepherd Working Dog, Sheepdog
  10. 10. Dwarf poodle profile picture
    Miniature Poodle Family Dog
  11. 11. Saarlooswolfhund temperament and breed description, wolfhound from Holland
    Saarloos Wolfhond Working Dog, Family Dog, Sheepdog
  12. 12. Drever breed description, small brown white dog with floppy ears
    Drever Hunting Dog
  13. 13.
    Poodle breed description 1234 Yorkshire Terrier Dog Breed Description
    Yorkiepoo Family Dog

    Hybrid Breed

  14. 14. Dog,Mammal,Vertebrate,Canidae,Dog breed,English cocker spaniel,Cocker spaniel,German spaniel,Carnivore,Spaniel,
    Cocker Spaniel Hunting Dog
  15. 15. Terrier Brasileiro breed description
    Brazilian Terrier Watchdog, Family Dog
  16. 16. Miniature Schnauzer breed description
    Miniature Schnauzer Family Dog
  17. 17. Dutch Shepherd Dog brindle, black tabby dog with prick ears, large dog breed from Netherlands, Dutch Shepherd Dog, Shepherd Dog from Netherlands, Hollandse Herder, Hollandse Herdershond, Dutch Shepherd
    Dutch shepherd dog Sheepdog
  18. 18. Portrait photo of a short hair collie
    Shorthaired collie Herding Dog
  19. 19.
    Dog,Mammal,Vertebrate,Dog breed,Canidae,Bernese mountain dog,Carnivore,Greater swiss mountain dog,Appenzeller sennenhund,Giant dog breed, Poodle breed description 1234
    Bernedoodle Family Dog

    Hybrid Breed

  20. 20. Dog,Mammal,Vertebrate,Dog breed,Canidae,Russell terrier,Companion dog,Carnivore,Parson russell terrier,Puppy,
    Parson Russell Terrier Family Dog
  21. 21. Landseer dog breed description
    Landseer Watchdog
  22. 22. Braque d`Auvergne breed description, temperament and appearance of the french pointing dog, black and white hunting dog, hunting dog breed from France
    Auvergne Pointer Hunting Dog
  23. 23.
    Mammal,Dog,Vertebrate,Dog breed,Canidae,Boxer,Snout,Carnivore,Working dog,Great dane, Dog,Vertebrate,Dog breed,Canidae,Labrador retriever,Mammal,Retriever,Sporting Group,Carnivore,Snout,
    Boxador Family Dog

    Hybrid Breed

  24. 24.
    Border Collie breed description Dog,Vertebrate,Dog breed,Canidae,Labrador retriever,Mammal,Retriever,Sporting Group,Carnivore,Snout,
    Borador Family Dog

    Hybrid Breed

  25. 25. Stabyhoun breed description, large black and white dog from Holland, dog similar to Border Collie
    Stabyhoun Hunting Dog, Family Dog
  26. 26. Welsh Sheepdog, Ci Defaid Cymreig, black and white dog, dog with merle look, Border Collie like, Welsh dog breed, dog from England, British dog breed medium size, dog with long coat like Collie, dog with prick ears and floppy ears, herding dog, sheepdog
    Welsh sheepdog Herding Dog, Working Dog, Sheepdog
  27. 27. Dog,Mammal,Vertebrate,Canidae,Basset hound,Dog breed,Carnivore,Basset artésien normand,Schweizer laufhund,Snout,
    Basset Hound
  28. 28. Breed description Icelandic dog
    Icelandic Sheepdog Herding Dog
  29. 29. Shetland Sheepdog Sheltie breed description
    Shetland Sheepdog Herding Dog
  30. 30. Newfoundland cut out on white background, breed description of big dog with white black coat
    Newfoundland Working Dog, Family Dog
  31. 31. Dog,Mammal,Vertebrate,Dog breed,Canidae,Welsh Corgi,Carnivore,Cardigan welsh corgi,Pembroke welsh corgi,Snout,
    Corgi Herding Dog
  32. 32. Karelian Bear Dog breed description, Finnish dog breed, dog from Finland, black and white dog with prick ears, dog similar to Husky, dog similar to Spitz, Spitz-like breed, hunting dog, independent dog breed, no beginner dog breed, Panda look in dog, Björnhund, Karjalankarhukoira, large dog
    Karelian bear dog Hunting Dog
  33. 33. Coton de Tulear white, dog similar to Bolognese and Havanese, dog also called cotton dog, allergy dog, dog breed for allergic people, allergy to dog hair can be eliminated with this breed, dog similar to Bichon Frise, white small dog breed for beginners, dog for children, children dog breed, family dog, dog combed for a dog show, smoothed coat on dog, breed description and character,
    Coton de Tuléar Companion Dog, Family Dog
  34. 34. Aidi dog breed
    Aidi Working Dog, Sheepdog
  35. 35. Nederlandse Schapendoes Temperament, breed description of the Dutch herding dog
    Schapendoes Herding Dog
  36. 36. Finnish Lapphund breed description, temperament of a Finnish dog from Lapland
    Finnish Lapponion Dog Companion Dog, Herding Dog, Family Dog
  37. 37. Poodle breed description 1234
    Poodle Family Dog
  38. 38. Alaskan Husky lying, black and white running dog, American dog breed for sledding, sled dog, working dog, dog with standing ears, dog showing tongue, large dog breed from Alaska
    Alaskan husky Sled dog
  39. 39. Dog,Mammal,Vertebrate,Canidae,Dog breed,Carnivore,Ibizan hound,Podenco canario,Basenji,Snout,
    Basenji Hunting Dog
  40. 40. Ariegeois breed description
    Ariégeois Working Dog, Hunting Dog
  41. 41. Jack Russell Terrier breed description
    Jack Russell Terrier Hunting Dog
  42. 42. Dog,Mammal,Vertebrate,Canidae,Dog breed,Shih tzu,Chinese imperial dog,Löwchen,Companion dog,Carnivore,
    Shih Tzu Companion Dog, Family Dog
  43. 43. Münsterländer dog breed description
    Münsterländer Hunting Dog
  44. 44. English Setter temperament and breed description, spotted dog once crossed with an English Pointer and a Setter, French and British dog breed, large dog breed similar to Golden Retriever and English Pointer, hunting dog
    English setter Hunting Dog
  45. 45. Dog,Mammal,Vertebrate,Canidae,Dog breed,Carnivore,Sporting Group,Liver,Pointing breed,German shorthaired pointer,
    German Shorthaired Pointer Hunting Dog
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