Collies produces AKC Rough Collies that are health tested, with show quality,
type and balance in all colors.
The recognized AKC colors are sable and white,
where the “sable” ranges from pale tan to a mahogany; tricolor,
which is primarily black edged in tan;
blue merle, which is mottled gray;
is also accepted with the AKC where the dog is predominantly white with colored
markings of sable, tricolor, or blue merle in the head and sometimes body