This adorable little companion dog is easily recognizable by his very special fur.
The Coton de Tuléar has a silhouette longer than high but very hairy. His expression is lively and intelligent. This furry miniature dog has a delightful look.
Between 25 and 30 cm (9.84 to 11.81 inches) for the male
Between 22 and 27 cm (8.66 to 10.63 inches) for the female
Between 4 and 6 kg (8.82 to 13.23 pounds) for the male
Between 4 and 5 kg (8.82 to 11.02 pounds) for the female
His pretty coat has a white background where a few spots are sometimes present, especially on the ears, in pale grey or very pale red shades.
His hair is fine, slightly wavy and about 8 cm (3 inches) long.
His small head has a very slightly domed skull and a light accentuated stop. His round eyes are generally dark.
His thin triangular ears fall close together on the cheeks. His nose is black.
His big bushy tail usually descends below the hock at rest. About 18 cm (7 inches) long, it is set low and has a slightly raised tip.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 9, section 1 and is #283