His physique perfectly combines lightness, elegance and strength.
Very distinguished, the Poitevin has a set of harmonious colors, giving him a very pleasant general appearance. This large dog has a distinguished, noble appearance.
Between 62 and 72 cm (24.41 to 28.35 inches) for the male
Between 60 and 70 cm (23.62 to 27.56 inches) for the female
Between 28 and 32 kg (61.73 to 70.55 pounds) for the male
Between 28 and 32 kg (61.73 to 70.55 pounds) for the female
His coat is generally tricolor, and his black background is usually spotted with white and orange. There are also some specimens that have a wolf-grey coat.
His coat hair is short and shiny.
His head has a skull flatter than domed. His brown eyes are large, and because they are naturally surrounded by black, they look like they are wearing make-up.
His fine ears, half-long and slightly turned at the tip, are medium size. His large and strong nose is all black.
His tail, well set on the loins, is fine and medium length. It describes a light curve while being carried elegantly.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 6, section 1 and is #24