Change in hair color

by DCB Volmer

Why is my 5 year old schnauzer developing a black stipe down his back?

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Sep 25, 2018
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it's normal
by: Linda

That sounds like a normal colour change. Schnauzers can and do change colour. Usually the stripe down the back is the wiry pepper-coloured hairs, but it sounds as though your Schnauzer's wiry top coat is turning darker. Unless it starts to fall out or he gets skin sores, all is normal.

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