Given the selection process that targeted this dog in his early days, his performances remain very high in terms of physique.
This medium-size dog has a powerful, well proportioned build. His silhouette is flexible but solid.
His muscular appearance gives an idea of his capacity for work and great endurance.
Between 50 and 55 cm (19.69 to 21.65 inches) for the male
Between 48 and 53 cm (18.90 to 20.87 inches) for the female
Between 30 and 35 kg (66.14 to 77.16 pounds) for the male
Between 30 and 35 kg (66.14 to 77.16 pounds) for the female
His color is light red, bright red or auburn.
His hair is short, hard, thick and rough.
His broad head has a forehead where some wrinkles appear.
His eyes, of a beautiful dark brown color, have a very lively expression.
His large ears, smooth and hanging down against the head, are set high and medium length.
His nose is completely black. His long tail tapers at the tip.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 6, section 2 and is #213