Cane Corso

Your eyes may see tan points, but the genetics say otherwise.
Can you have a black-and-tan pattern on a fawn or red dog?
This color is almost never discussed, but is widespread in a number of Molosser breeds, most notably the Cane Corso.
While no one truly understands how this color pattern works, here is a genetics buff’s educated guess.
Decoding the Cane Corso’s peculiar color lingo.