Nose no longer black

iVillage Member
Registered: 10-19-2001
Nose no longer black
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Wed, 03-14-2012 - 9:59pm

Hello,

When I first got my puppy, her nose was jet black. Three months later, it has turned brown with black around it.

Why didn't it stay black?

Thank you.

Community Leader
Registered: 11-21-2001
Thu, 03-15-2012 - 12:53pm

Here is an article that may give you some answers:

http://www.professorshouse.com/Pets/Dogs/Health/Articles/Why-is-My-Dog-s-Nose-Turning-Pink/

When I had my yellow lab ^Valentine^ her nost changed from black to pink.....there was no medical problem so I never really thought about it.

Laura
iVillage Member
Registered: 10-16-2002
Sun, 03-18-2012 - 6:44pm

One of my dogs has a

iVillage Member
Registered: 04-25-2011
Tue, 03-20-2012 - 6:09pm

Because it doesn't always