The Dandie Dinmont Terrier is very special, with his long body and characteristic head covered in very silky hair.
His muscles are particularly well developed and his width is specific to his breed.
His special gait is nevertheless very elegant and leaves an unforgettable impression.
Between 25 and 30 cm (9.84 to 11.81 inches) for the male
Between 25 and 30 cm (9.84 to 11.81 inches) for the female
Between 8 and 11 kg (17.64 to 24.25 pounds) for the male
Between 8 and 11 kg (17.64 to 24.25 pounds) for the female
His color can be pepper, either in shades of grey or mustard, in shades of sand or red.
His hair is a mixture of soft and hard hair. They are abundant and form a shaggy tuft on the head.
His broad head is strong with well developed jaws and his skull is rounded.
His large round eyes are brown or very deep dark hazelnut.
His drooping ears are well set against the cheeks. His nose is black. His rather short tail is carried cheerfully.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 3, section 2 and is #168