This rather compact medium-sized dog has a strong constitution and powerful bones. His pleasantly proportionate but relatively massive silhouette expresses resistance, tenacity and power. He leaves a gentle, endearing imprint.
Between 56 and 65 cm (22.05 to 25.59 inches) for the male
Between 55 and 60 cm (21.65 to 23.62 inches) for the female
Between 25 and 32 kg (55.12 to 70.55 pounds) for the male
Between 20 and 26 kg (44.09 to 57.32 pounds) for the female
His coat is tan color for the limbs, thighs, posterior region, ears and head. His body is dark grey or black.
His medium-length hair is coarse and has a thick undercoat.
His nobly sculpted head is rather heavy and his profile resembles that of a rectangle of medium length. His very soft eyes are dark brown. His long ears are hanging and slightly rounded at the tip. His nose is black.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 6, section 1 and is #52