Shown below are photos of the different styles of
the American Dairy Lineback. This will help to identify your Linebacks for registration.
Linebacks are divided into two types;
Witrick Linebacks and
From these types of Linebacks there are four distinct patterns–
that come in Black & White as well as Red & White colors.
Have speckled or dark sides, black or red- nose, eyes and ears.
Three of the four distinct patterns fall under Witrick. They are the White
Classic Witrick, the Dark-Sided Witrick and the Dark Speckle Witrick.
White Classic Witrick
Mainly white except for some colored sprinkles throughout the
body. A dark nose, dark ears and dark outline around the eyes.
*The White Classic Witrick color pattern has proved to be
the most Dominant pattern, when cross-breeding with other Linebacks or any
Dark Sided Witrick & Dark Speckle Witrick
A dark and solid color pattern is prevalent on both the Dark Sided Witrick
and Dark Speckled Witrick.
*The Dark Speckle Witrick has more speckles and generally an equal
amount of white and dark-solid coloring.
Generally Gloucester's have a solid black or red- head,
sides, legs, with a white belly.
Garters round the top of the legs and of course the distinctive white stripe across the back from head to tail is a major
distinction of Gloucesters.