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Cinnicot – Pink eyed dilute

Pink eyed dilute is a mutation that removes all black pigment, creating an orange hedgehog with ruby red colored eyes. Pink eyed dilute is a autosomal recessive mutation, meaning it has to come from both of the parents (outers or
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Albino – Albinism

Albinism is a mutation that blocks all pigment from being developed, creating a full white animal with bright, translucent red eyes. Albinism is an autosomal recessive mutation, meaning it has to come from both of the parents (outers or at
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Brown – Brown dilute

Brown dilute is a mutation that lightens the black pigment, creating a browner version of a Dark Grey. It also lightens to color due to the missing Black pigment, making it look very similar to a Grey, but very distinctive
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Grey – Dilute

Dilute is a mutation that causes pigment to lighten, creating a lighter version of Dark Grey: Grey. It looks very similar to the wildcolor, with the biggest difference seen in the mask. Grey hedgehogs tend to have a fading mask
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Black – Melanism

Melanism is a mutation that removes all pigment for red and yellow pigment, making the black pigment more intense and thus creating an all back animal. Although, white patterns may remain. In Zebra’s a melanistic animal has inreased amounts of
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Dark grey – Wild type

A wild type, means that this color has no visible mutations regarding it’s color. It can still have all kinds of patterns, but they don’t influence the color mutations. Therefore, a wild type has so set genetic code. The genetic
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