The Barbet is a small to medium size dog and has a very special appearance. This woolly average size dog looks like a very hairy doggie. With excellent muscles, he is quite vigorous.
Between 57 and 66 cm (22.44 to 25.98 inches) for the male
Between 52 and 62 cm (20.47 to 24.41 inches) for the female
Between 17 and 28 kg (37.48 to 61.73 pounds) for the male
Between 14 and 23 kg (30.86 to 50.71 pounds) for the female
His coat is mostly single colored, with several colors accepted, namely black, grey, sand, white, fawn brown and different shades between sand and fawn.
His hair is rather woolly and tends to curl. It is quite long.
The Barbet's head has a rather round skull and is lined with hair that forms a small beard. His eyes are very dark and round. His ears are broad and drooping. His nose is black or brown. His tail is set low and carried upwards a little. In action, the tip takes the shape of a hook.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 8, section 3 and is #105