Medium size, he looks bigger than he really is. His muscular, strong and massive build has a very elegant coat.
His beautiful coat and massive silhouette give him an appreciable weight, but his gait remains elegant, especially if he is well cared for and maintained. The breed is characterized by eyes completely covered with long hair.
Between 45 and 50 cm (17.72 to 19.69 inches) for the male
Between 42 and 47 cm (16.54 to 18.50 inches) for the female
Between 18 and 23 kg (39.68 to 50.71 pounds) for the male
Between 14 and 18 kg (30.86 to 39.68 pounds) for the female
His dress is accepted in all colors and stains are also allowed.
His large, bushy coat is abundant and thick and has a very soft undercoat. His hair falls back on his eyes in a very characteristic way.
His head has a broad skull with a well accentuated stop. His oval shaped eyes are medium size and beautiful hazelnut color. His small ears carried forward are cordiform. His nose is black. His tail may be long and hairy or simply short. It falls at rest or is carried cheerfully over the back in action. It never leans directly on the back or curls up.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 1, section 1 and is #251