Very much in Terrier style, the Kerry Blue Terrier is a well proportioned and balanced dog.
His compact silhouette gives him an elegant style and a determined look, characteristics of Terriers.
His body is highly developed and very muscular. His physical appearance is special, due in part to his particular coat that makes him so unique.
Between 45 and 49 cm (17.72 to 19.29 inches) for the male
Between 44 and 48 cm (17.32 to 18.90 inches) for the female
Between 15 and 18 kg (33.07 to 39.68 pounds) for the male
Between 13 and 16 kg (28.66 to 35.27 pounds) for the female
The color of his coat is acceptable in all shades of blue.
His soft coat is very abundant, silky and wavy.
His head has a strong skull and a slight stop. His eyes, hazelnut or dark color, are medium size.
His ears are small and triangular. They are carried against the sides of the head, or forward, but always pointing forward.
His nose is all black. His thin tail is erect, well positioned and carried cheerfully.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 3, section 1 and is #3