This medium-sized dog has a strong, robust constitution. His silhouette is a little longer than tall, and he is endowed with beautiful muscles and a thick, abundant fleece.
His lively eyes give him an energetic aura and reveal his vivacity.
Between 54 and 60 cm (21.26 to 23.62 inches) for the male
Between 49 and 55 cm (19.29 to 21.65 inches) for the female
Between 25 and 28 kg (55.12 to 61.73 pounds) for the male
Between 17 and 22 kg (37.48 to 48.50 pounds) for the female
The color of his coat is usually opaque black or slightly brownish. It is often dotted with white patches on the legs, abdomen, chest, neck and head.
His stiff, smooth coat is medium-long and has a dense, very soft undercoat.
His head is broad with a slight stop. His small oval eyes are generally brown in all possible shades.
His erect ears are medium size and set high. His nose is all black. His tail is carried curved in full arch.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 5, section 2 and is #48