The Doberman is muscular and gives the impression that it is always on watch and ready to pounce. This medium-sized dog is powerful and elegant.
Between 68 and 72 cm (26.77 to 28.35 inches) for the male
Between 63 and 68 cm (24.80 to 26.77 inches) for the female
Between 40 and 45 kg (88.18 to 99.21 pounds) for the male
Between 35 and 38 kg (77.16 to 83.77 pounds) for the female
The coat may be of different colors. The breed standard accepts blue, fawn, red and black.
Hair is tight, smooth and short. It has no undercoat.
Its head has a slightly elongated shape. Its eyes are dark. Its triangular ears are often cropped for functional or aesthetic reasons. Otherwise, the ears naturally hang. The nose is black. Its tail is usually docked.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 3, section 1 and is #143