The Istrian Shorthaired Hound has a very noble appearance with a soft and flexible physique, giving him a pleasant appearance, unlike his wire-haired counterparts, whose shaggy gait often repels enthusiasts.
Between 44 and 56 cm (17.32 to 22.05 inches) for the male
Between 18 and 20 cm (7.09 to 7.87 inches) for the female
Between 18 and 20 kg (39.68 to 44.09 pounds) for the male
Between 18 and 20 kg (39.68 to 44.09 pounds) for the female
The Istrian Shorthaired Hound has a white coat and orange ears that can even extend to his cheeks and around his eyes.
His shiny coat is dense, fine and very short.
His oval eyes are as dark as possible. His thin ears are semi-long and usually reach the eyebrow arches. His nose is brown or black. His tail is medium length and generally does not exceed the level of the hock.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 6, section 1 and is #151