This large, massive dog has a very hairy appearance. His massive hindquarters and powerful legs give him a very impressive look. He is robust and has a harmonious build.
Between 56 and 61 cm (22.05 to 24.02 inches) for the male
Between 51 and 56 cm (20.08 to 22.05 inches) for the female
Between 32 and 45 kg (70.55 to 99.21 pounds) for the male
Between 27 and 36 kg (59.52 to 79.37 pounds) for the female
His coat is grey, blue or greyish with a white underbelly, neck, head and forelegs.
His shaggy coat is very abundant, rough and not curly, with a very dense undercoat.
His head has a large and very bulky skull. His eyes are dark. His ears are small and carried flat. His muzzle is square and strong and is about half the size of his head. His tail, when uncut, is very hairy and low.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 1, section 1 and is #16