Possessing a compact and elegant silhouette, the Manchester Terrier has a compact appearance with lots of substance. He looks fragile, but his build is, on the contrary, robust and very solid.
Between 39 and 42 cm (15.35 to 16.54 inches) for the male
Between 37 and 40 cm (14.57 to 15.75 inches) for the female
Between 6 and 10 kg (13.23 to 22.05 pounds) for the male
Between 6 and 10 kg (13.23 to 22.05 pounds) for the female
His color is a very intense black, with mahogany spots, also very intense.
The short hair of the coat is shiny, smooth and rather thick.
The Manchester Terrier's long head has a flat, narrow skull. His small, bright, almond-shaped eyes are quite dark.
His small v-shaped ears drop down above the eyes. They are usually clipped in the United States. His nose is black. His tail is fairly thick, yet tapers towards the tip.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 3, section 1 and is #71