The English Setter evokes a great impression of endurance and power while combining harmony and grace. The male graciously asserts himself while the female has a very delicate gait. The English Setter is a true gentleman of the canine race.
Between 56 and 62 cm (22.05 to 24.41 inches) for the male
Between 53 and 58 cm (20.87 to 22.83 inches) for the female
Between 25 and 30 kg (55.12 to 66.14 pounds) for the male
Between 25 and 30 kg (55.12 to 66.14 pounds) for the female
His coat is white with spots that may look like flecks or be very well defined. The color of the spots will vary between black, orange and brown.
His very silky coat forms fringes on the buttocks, neck, belly, legs and tail. It is also curl-free and flat.
His head is rather long but light. His eyes are of a very dark hazelnut color, they are large and endowed with a great expression. His ears are low and hanging. His nose will vary according to the coat. His tail is very robust at the base and gets thinner at the tip and ends with a pretty fringe.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 7, section 2 and is #2